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Foundation: 1850

Mission: Learn, Discover, Heal, Create— and Make the World Ever Better

Vision: The University of Rochester will continue to frame and solve the greatest challenges of the future. We are a community in which all who work, teach, create, and provide care are welcome and respected, and where all can pursue and achieve their highest objectives for themselves, their communities, and the world. Steeped in Rochester’s rich history of social justice and entrepreneurial spirit, we will always be an inclusive, equitable, sustainable, and responsive organization at every level.

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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 +351st106th245th100th
Arts and Humanities +455th153rd394th136th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 371st153rd275th148th
Business, Management and Accounting 815th177th566th152nd
Chemistry 731st222nd502nd204th
Computer Science 293rd89th180th80th
Dentistry 69th17th46th16th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +631st139th392nd127th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 792nd140th522nd119th
Energy 555th116th302nd106th
Engineering +649th181st411th165th
Environmental Science 1080th217th626th197th
Mathematics 360th90th209th82nd
Medicine +240th116th192nd109th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 455th151st306th144th
Physics and Astronomy 513th160th345th150th
Psychology 157th85th145th74th
Social Sciences +473rd146th362nd125th

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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