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Foundation: 1970

Mission: The mission of the Universidad de la Costa, CUC, is to form an integral citizen under the principle of freedom of thought and ideological pluralism, with a high sense of responsibility in the permanent search for academic and research excellence, using the development of science, technique, technology and culture to achieve this.

Vision: The vision of the Universidad de la Costa is to be recognized by society as an institution of higher education of high quality and accessible to all those who meet the academic requirements.

History: www.cuc.edu.co

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.

AreaWorldLatin AmericaIBEROAMERICAColombia
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +611th115th209th12th
Arts and Humanities +443rd19th59th4th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 803rd88th232nd8th
Business, Management and Accounting 673rd30th82nd5th
Chemistry 745th67th198th5th
Computer Science 522nd8th52nd1st
Earth and Planetary Sciences 394th35th80th2nd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 547th34th84th5th
Energy 512th28th89th7th
Engineering +488th20th76th2nd
Environmental Science 508th54th128th5th
Mathematics 490th16th52nd2nd
Medicine +768th89th214th6th
Psychology 537th24th66th4th
Social Sciences +700th48th118th7th

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 visualizatiĆ³n 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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