University of Virginia *University

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Foundation: 1819

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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 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 353rd142nd304th133rd
Arts and Humanities 165th67th146th62nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 276th140th225th136th
Business, Management and Accounting 215th64th168th53rd
Chemistry 354th182nd285th173rd
Computer Science 296th96th209th88th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 275th95th210th86th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 200th61st159th55th
Energy 417th144th306th131st
Engineering 303rd110th213th105th
Environmental Science 392nd143rd306th132nd
Mathematics 312th100th226th95th
Medicine 152nd91st138th86th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 238th118th182nd115th
Physics and Astronomy 256th114th197th111th
Psychology 77th49th76th47th
Social Sciences 132nd53rd107th50th

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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