Universidad Tecnologica de PereiraUniversity


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Foundation: 1958

Mission: We are a state university of public character, linked to society, which preserves the material and immaterial legacy and exercises its purposes of integral formation at the different levels of higher education, research, extension, innovation and social projection; with principles and values appropriate to the university community in the exercise of its autonomy. A university community committed to the human and academic formation of citizens with critical thinking and the capacity to participate in the strengthening of democracy; with an interdisciplinary vision for the understanding and search for solutions to society's problems; based on knowledge of the sciences, disciplines, arts and knowledge. Linked to local and global academic networks and communities through research processes that create, transform, transfer, contextualize, apply, manage, innovate and exchange knowledge, to contribute to economic and social development in a sustainable manner.

Vision: As a public university, by the year 2028 we will maintain the condition of high quality in the processes of comprehensive training, research, innovation and knowledge transfer; with international recognition, linkage of information and communication technologies and impact on the academy and the different social and economic sectors, locally and globally; socially outstanding for preserving the material and immaterial legacy as one of its pillars for sustainable development.

History: www.utp.edu.co


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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

AreaWorldLatin AmericaIBEROAMERICAColombia
Computer Science 736th113th185th18th
Energy 651st95th173rd15th
Engineering 636th83rd155th11th
Mathematics 718th117th191st16th
Medicine 803rd120th231st14th
Physics and Astronomy 637th45th125th5th

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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