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Foundation: 1743

Mission: The University of Delaware exists to cultivate learning, develop knowledge, and foster the free exchange of ideas. State-assisted yet privately governed, the University has a strong tradition of distinguished scholarship, research, teaching, and service that is grounded in a commitment to increasing and disseminating scientific, humanistic, and social knowledge for the benefit of the larger society. Founded in 1743 and chartered by the state in 1833, the University of Delaware today is a land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant university. The University of Delaware is a major research university with extensive graduate programs that is also dedicated to outstanding undergraduate and professional education. UD faculty are committed to the intellectual, cultural and ethical development of students as citizens, scholars and professionals. UD graduates are prepared to contribute to a global society that requires leaders with creativity, integrity and a dedication to service. The University of Delaware promotes an environment in which all people are inspired to learn, and encourages intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, free inquiry and respect for the views and values of an increasingly diverse population. An institution engaged in addressing the critical needs of the state, nation and global community, the University of Delaware carries out its mission with the support of alumni who span the globe and in partnership with public, private and nonprofit institutions in Delaware and beyond.

Vision: A Diverse and Stimulating Undergraduate Academic Environment A Premier Research and Graduate University Excellence in Professional Education The Initiative for the Planet The Global Initiative The Engaged University

History: www.udel.edu

13th

Overall percentile

10th

Research percentile

24th

Innovation percentile

6th

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 438th173rd378th158th
Arts and Humanities 337th144th303rd130th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 435th222nd373rd211th
Business, Management and Accounting 433rd139th345th119th
Chemistry 363rd187th294th176th
Computer Science 380th138th288th127th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 349th127th281st117th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 384th124th316th108th
Energy 230th58th143rd52nd
Engineering 332nd127th241st120th
Environmental Science 302nd99th219th93rd
Mathematics 346th115th255th109th
Medicine 541st287th491st268th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 296th143rd232nd138th
Physics and Astronomy 453rd197th383rd187th
Psychology 190th104th179th95th
Social Sciences 292nd102nd245th91st

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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