Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh CityUniversity

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Foundation: 1995

Mission: VNUHCM is a home for talented lectures and talented students where high-quality human resources are trained, key scientific researches are created; it is also one of the pioneers in important innovations and contributions to the national development, promoting the social progress. VNUHCM is governed, operated and managed under the model of exemplary university system with a high autonomy mechanism and a high level of self-responsibility to society in combination with its self-controlling and building an environment for scientific creativity, academic freedom within an exemplary university town.

Vision: VNUHCM aims to build a university system in the top of Asia, a university for the convergence of Vietnam's science, technology, culture and knowledge.

Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Universities sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

AreaWorldAsiatic RegionViet Nam
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +2895th867th8th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 4977th1603rd19th
Business, Management and Accounting 1259th300th11th
Chemistry 3705th1338th19th
Computer Science 3150th1079th18th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1423rd423rd9th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1027th250th7th
Energy 3040th1117th13th
Engineering +3245th1180th18th
Environmental Science 2669th941st10th
Mathematics 3176th1069th21st
Medicine +4675th1358th14th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 3461st1084th11th
Physics and Astronomy 2549th801st7th
Social Sciences +1999th445th7th

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

Where is the institution located?

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  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
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