Universidad San Francisco de QuitoUniversity


Leave a comment or share on

Foundation: 1988

Mission: The USFQ trains, educates, researches, and serves the community within the philosophy of the liberal arts, integrating all sectors of society.

Vision: USFQ will be a model university of education in the liberal arts, entrepreneurship, scientific, technological and cultural development for Latin America, recognized by the quality and leadership of its graduates.

History: www.usfq.edu.ec

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 AmericaIBEROAMERICAEcuador
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +615th118th212th8th
Arts and Humanities 644th116th181st4th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 843rd120th268th3rd
Business, Management and Accounting 877th106th181st9th
Chemistry 919th164th299th5th
Computer Science 792nd125th200th12th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 488th94th155th5th
Energy 728th145th223rd12th
Engineering +586th77th148th4th
Environmental Science 614th140th220th10th
Mathematics 775th155th223rd13th
Medicine +803rd121st247th1st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 935th178th291st6th
Physics and Astronomy 642nd71st150th2nd
Social Sciences +843rd139th221st9th

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?

Loading comments...

Leave a comment

* Required

* Required

* Required

* Required

Embedding this widget into your website

Width: pxHeight: px

Just copy the code and paste it within your HTML code