Bahir Dar UniversityUniversity


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Foundation: 1954

Mission: The mission of Bahir Dar University is to contribute substantially to the nation and beyond through high quality education, research and community services.

Vision: The vision of Bahir Dar University is to become one of the ten premier research universities in Africa by 2025.


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.

Agricultural and Biological Sciences +3064th88th3rd
Arts and Humanities 2290th52nd2nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 4671st100th5th
Business, Management and Accounting 2332nd78th2nd
Chemistry 3339th71st2nd
Computer Science 3443rd108th5th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +2687th77th4th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1734th56th3rd
Energy 2992nd107th3rd
Engineering +3598th109th5th
Environmental Science 3514th97th5th
Medicine +4078th84th6th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 3805th146th11th
Physics and Astronomy 2415th37th1st
Social Sciences +2651st64th2nd
Veterinary 1000th74th5th

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?

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  • Health
  • Universities
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