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Foundation: 1855

Mission: Michigan State University is a globally respected institution dedicated to the cultivation of leading-edge knowledge and the noble land-grant ideal of broad access to excellence. This is the essence of the land-grant mission that MSU pioneered more than 160 years ago.

Vision: Information not localized

History: www.archives.msu.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 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.

AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +41st8th19th8th
Arts and Humanities +106th44th97th41st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 345th149th257th144th
Business, Management and Accounting 75th21st55th20th
Chemistry 1023rd258th661st240th
Computer Science 173rd49th91st45th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +326th74th195th69th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 70th25th51st23rd
Energy 535th103rd281st95th
Engineering +378th93rd221st86th
Environmental Science 201st40th91st39th
Mathematics 209th51st117th47th
Medicine +505th184th375th168th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 686th225th476th216th
Physics and Astronomy 556th164th379th154th
Psychology 51st34th50th31st
Social Sciences +24th10th19th9th
Veterinary 59th20th42nd19th

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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