Monash University, Melbourne *University


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Foundation: 1957

Mission: Through excellent research and education, Monash will discover, teach and collaborate with partners to meet the challenges of the age in service of national and international communities.

Vision: Monash will strive to achieve excellence in research and education, built through a deep and extensive engagement with the world, to serve the good of our communities and environment. Underpinned by deep and enduring relationships with partners in industry, government, non-governmental organisations and other universities, our research will solve grand challenges and set global agendas. Our education will be infused with internationalism and enterprise. It will seek out and embrace the talented, without regard to their social or economic circumstances. Our staff and students will reflect the world we are working towards: diverse, inclusive, innovative and sustainable.


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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.

AreaWorldPacific RegionOECDAustralia
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +397th8th261st8th
Arts and Humanities +45th3rd41st3rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 143rd3rd111th3rd
Business, Management and Accounting 7th2nd3rd2nd
Chemistry 453rd12th302nd12th
Computer Science 174th4th92nd4th
Dentistry 747th15th483rd13th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +205th7th109th7th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 19th1st14th1st
Energy 145th4th57th4th
Engineering +228th4th125th4th
Environmental Science 309th8th161st8th
Mathematics 289th5th165th5th
Medicine +78th3rd64th3rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 58th1st29th1st
Physics and Astronomy 379th6th247th6th
Psychology 60th5th59th5th
Social Sciences +22nd3rd17th3rd
Veterinary 678th24th440th21st

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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