Texas Tech UniversityUniversity

United States

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Foundation: 1923

Mission: As a public research university, Texas Tech advances knowledge through innovative and creative teaching, research and scholarship. The university is dedicated to student success by preparing learners to be ethical leaders for a diverse and globally competitive workforce. The university is committed to enhancing the cultural and economic development of the state, nation and world.

Vision: Information not localized

History: www.ttu.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 586th254th521st228th
Arts and Humanities 420th187th382nd170th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 659th360th584th338th
Business, Management and Accounting 259th76th204th65th
Chemistry 533rd276th454th259th
Computer Science 493rd201st395th181st
Earth and Planetary Sciences 302nd105th236th96th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 351st111th287th96th
Energy 282nd74th185th68th
Engineering 433rd177th336th164th
Environmental Science 527th242nd439th225th
Mathematics 557th237th459th221st
Medicine 656th374th606th345th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 486th233rd399th223rd
Physics and Astronomy 390th163rd323rd156th
Psychology 405th205th381st184th
Social Sciences 353rd127th301st109th
Veterinary 374th106th292nd91st

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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