University of JyvaskylaUniversity


Finland in SCImago Media Rankings

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Foundation: 1934

Mission: We are a university with social impact

Vision: We are one of the world's leading research universities in the study of learning, wellbeing and basic natural phenomena, reshaping competence to build a sustainable society.


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.

AreaWorldWestern EuropeEU-27NORDIC COUNTRIESOECDFinland
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +1644th536th477th49th1086th15th
Arts and Humanities +307th128th91st13th273rd2nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3265th1159th1047th78th2304th19th
Business, Management and Accounting 239th89th44th12th172nd3rd
Chemistry 1828th656th557th41st1188th11th
Computer Science 673rd219th171st18th450th6th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 2521st756th718th66th1467th16th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 609th238th174th30th422nd7th
Energy 1884th554th510th52nd1076th10th
Engineering +1068th359th294th27th702nd7th
Environmental Science 1996th675th573rd72nd1199th14th
Mathematics 1193rd421st348th32nd785th9th
Medicine +2580th895th778th69th1830th19th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1074th329th277th25th755th8th
Physics and Astronomy 1917th700th644th41st1275th11th
Psychology 216th73rd45th10th198th2nd
Social Sciences +222nd76th45th11th182nd2nd

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
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  • Non-Profit
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