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Foundation: 1945

Mission: The University of Tolima is a public institution of higher education that promotes the development of human capabilities for continuous integral education, supported by ethical values of tolerance, respect and coexistence through the constant search for knowledge, production and appropriation and dissemination of knowledge in the various fields of science, art and culture, from an inter- and trans-disciplinary perspective, as a contribution to the welfare of society, the environment and sustainable development of the region, the nation and the world.

Vision: In the year 2023, the Universidad del Tolima will consolidate its social recognition and will be institutionally accredited of high quality; it will be recognized as one of the most important state universities in Colombia for its academic excellence, the fulfillment of its ethical commitment to society, the defense of life and the environment, the dynamization of cultural processes and the model of institutional management, transparency, efficiency and administrative effectiveness.

History: biblioteca.ut.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 +626th128th223rd15th
Arts and Humanities 579th72nd130th12th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 919th175th328th19th
Business, Management and Accounting 907th122nd198th18th
Chemistry 844th131st265th12th
Energy 565th52nd124th10th
Social Sciences 846th142nd224th20th

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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