Universite Francois Rabelais de Tours *University


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Foundation: 1969

Mission: The Equality Mission works in collaboration with the services and bodies of the University of Tours to ensure the monitoring of students and staff in relation to equality, diversity and parity in studies and working life.

Vision: Information not localized

History: www.univ-tours.fr

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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 area

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-28OECDFrance
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 336th158th154th289th26th
Arts and Humanities 518th312th310th480th58th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 686th399th387th609th89th
Business, Management and Accounting 833rd446th461st701st78th
Chemistry 523rd266th258th444th68th
Computer Science 561st305th303rd460th89th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 405th242nd240th337th85th
Energy 551st308th308th436th92nd
Engineering 571st340th339th474th118th
Environmental Science 455th266th260th368th64th
Mathematics 523rd298th299th425th101st
Medicine 646th359th350th596th78th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 502nd228th223rd414th35th
Physics and Astronomy 628th388th389th554th133rd
Psychology 606th326th319th569th27th
Social Sciences 729th428th432nd649th85th
Veterinary 154th54th50th121st5th

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.

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