Cairo University *University


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Foundation: 1908

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: Information not localized


Subordinate organizations:

  • Cairo University Children Hospital
  • Cairo University Hospitals
  • New Kasr El Aini Hospital
  • Scientific Research Group in Egypt
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.

AreaWorldAfricaMiddle EastARAB COUNTRIESEgypt
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +990th5th18th8th3rd
Arts and Humanities +1136th15th21st5th1st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1449th1st20th9th1st
Business, Management and Accounting 938th14th33rd19th2nd
Chemistry 2206th23rd90th47th15th
Computer Science 732nd1st23rd13th1st
Dentistry 78th1st4th2nd1st
Earth and Planetary Sciences +2062nd39th64th37th8th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 320th8th7th6th2nd
Energy 1409th17th86th36th13th
Engineering +1680th12th70th30th8th
Environmental Science 2513th52nd142nd62nd21st
Mathematics 1025th6th43rd22nd1st
Medicine +727th2nd11th4th1st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 191st1st7th3rd1st
Physics and Astronomy 2018th19th92nd44th7th
Psychology 2378th36th118th29th5th
Social Sciences +914th15th21st9th2nd
Veterinary 88th4th3rd3rd3rd

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 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.

Where is the institution located?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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