Mission: According to its basis and principles, the Catholic University of Colombia focuses its mission on the individual. For this: It generates its own educational act from its intellectual nature and its doctrinal wealth in use of the knowledge autonomy. It conceives education as an intelligence and freedom act of the individual. Being education a moral act par excellence which human beings assume with full knowledge, their life responsibility and co-responsibility with the environment are expressions of their personal dignity. It encourages the training in the studiositas virtue in its community. That is to think, to foster creativity and innovation, as well as to acquire knowledge, skills and abilities. It presents itself before the world as a renewing and transcendent option for men.
Vision: The Catholic University of Colombia is projected with a vision formulated as a result of the following postulate: To be recognized as an institution that trains its students with a high level of responsibility awareness for themselves and society, by incorporating in their training the human spiritual dimension and interacting with society through its students, teachers and academic results. The University formulates its development plans on a regular basis. With them, the University approaches towards the institutional vision, in compliance with its educational project.
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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.
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.