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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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 +373rd9th261st9th
Arts and Humanities +35th3rd32nd3rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 113th2nd86th2nd
Business, Management and Accounting 7th1st2nd1st
Chemistry 378th11th259th11th
Computer Science 127th4th62nd4th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +201st3rd98th3rd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 19th1st13th1st
Energy 149th5th68th5th
Engineering +181st4th98th4th
Environmental Science 313th6th150th6th
Mathematics 166th4th85th4th
Medicine +67th3rd55th3rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 56th1st23rd1st
Physics and Astronomy 318th4th209th4th
Psychology 59th5th57th5th
Social Sciences +20th2nd14th2nd
Veterinary 465th17th302nd16th

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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