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Foundation: 1887

Mission: As a research-extensive land-grant university, North Carolina State University is dedicated to excellent teaching, the creation and application of knowledge, and engagement with public and private partners. By uniting our strength in science and technology with a commitment to excellence in a comprehensive range of disciplines, NC State promotes an integrated approach to problem solving that transforms lives and provides leadership for social, economic, and technological development across North Carolina and around the world.

Vision: NC State University will emerge as a preeminent technological research university recognized around the globe for its innovative education and research addressing the grand challenges of society.

History: www.ncsu.edu

5th
Overall percentile
5th
Research percentile
11th
Innovation percentile
3rd
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 +89th23rd54th22nd
Arts and Humanities +398th135th347th121st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 452nd184th338th173rd
Business, Management and Accounting 159th41st116th35th
Chemistry 493rd159th327th149th
Computer Science 278th78th168th70th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +705th149th444th138th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 277th68th195th60th
Energy 159th28th67th27th
Engineering +214th64th116th60th
Environmental Science 238th48th113th46th
Mathematics 380th83rd229th75th
Medicine +559th204th418th185th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 372nd141st250th135th
Physics and Astronomy 436th140th293rd134th
Psychology 369th164th332nd139th
Social Sciences +166th61st137th54th
Veterinary 10th5th6th4th

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.

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