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Foundation: 1785

Mission: The University of Georgia, a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities, is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education. Its motto, "to teach, to serve, and to inquire into the nature of things," reflects the University's integral and unique role in the conservation and enhancement of the state's and nation's intellectual, cultural, and environmental heritage.

Vision: The University of Georgia seeks to be one of the foremost public research universities in the world.


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 +100th27th60th27th
Arts and Humanities +208th76th185th70th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 431st176th323rd167th
Business, Management and Accounting 147th30th97th28th
Chemistry 1016th282nd699th258th
Computer Science 688th192nd464th170th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +616th138th383rd126th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 172nd40th110th37th
Energy 1117th220th643rd194th
Engineering +563rd159th354th147th
Environmental Science 639th129th353rd120th
Mathematics 976th228th639th197th
Medicine +558th204th420th188th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 521st170th351st162nd
Physics and Astronomy 545th167th369th156th
Psychology 109th64th104th58th
Social Sciences +122nd43rd95th40th
Veterinary 21st10th11th9th

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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