University of Mississippi *University

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Foundation: 1844

Mission: As Mississippi's first comprehensive, public university and academic medical center, the University of Mississippi transforms lives, communities, and the world by providing opportunities for the people of Mississippi and beyond through excellence in learning, discovery, healthcare, and engagement.

Vision: The University of Mississippi aspires to be a preeminent public international research university and a leading force for innovation and opportunity in Mississippi, the United States, and the world.


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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 457th183rd396th168th
Arts and Humanities 444th201st406th184th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 598th316th524th297th
Business, Management and Accounting 477th155th381st131st
Chemistry 453rd233rd379th221st
Computer Science 666th308th563rd282nd
Dentistry 359th98th277th90th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 579th296th511th274th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 441st143rd366th126th
Energy 566th220th451st197th
Engineering 563rd259th466th239th
Environmental Science 517th236th429th219th
Mathematics 651st305th553rd287th
Medicine 525th278th476th260th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 280th133rd218th128th
Physics and Astronomy 386th161st319th154th
Psychology 416th212th390th190th
Social Sciences 553rd204th475th178th

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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