Florida International UniversityUniversity

United States

Leave a comment or share on

Foundation: 1965

Mission: Florida International University is an urban, multi-campus, public research university serving its students and the diverse population of South Florida. We are committed to high-quality teaching, state-of-the-art research and creative activity, and collaborative engagement with our local and global communities.

Vision: Florida International University will be a leading urban public research university focused on student learning, innovation, and collaboration.

History: www.fiu.edu


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 area

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

AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 555th237th491st214th
Arts and Humanities 414th183rd376th166th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 602nd320th528th300th
Business, Management and Accounting 267th80th212th69th
Chemistry 386th199th316th187th
Computer Science 379th137th287th126th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 422nd179th354th162nd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 421st136th351st120th
Energy 285th76th188th70th
Engineering 296th107th207th102nd
Environmental Science 387th138th301st127th
Mathematics 304th97th220th92nd
Medicine 545th288th495th269th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 423rd198th342nd191st
Physics and Astronomy 363rd152nd298th145th
Psychology 154th85th146th79th
Social Sciences 230th87th189th77th

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?

Loading comments...

Leave a comment

* Required

* Required

* Required

* Required

Embedding this widget into your website

Width: pxHeight: px

Just copy the code and paste it within your HTML code