Johannes Gutenberg-Universitat Mainz *University


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Foundation: 1477

Mission: The promotion and introduction of new ideas, the use of knowledge to improve people’s lives and encourage them to overcome the many boundaries they encounter daily – these are the underlying ambitions of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.

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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-28OECDGermany
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 531st302nd297th467th76th
Arts and Humanities 327th160th155th294th20th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 392nd165th154th333rd43rd
Business, Management and Accounting 602nd295th295th485th50th
Chemistry 335th119th113th269th40th
Computer Science 472nd227th223rd374th60th
Dentistry 196th84th78th158th16th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 373rd210th208th305th56th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 457th237th239th380th51st
Energy 424th195th194th313th49th
Engineering 295th101st97th206th25th
Environmental Science 453rd264th258th366th71st
Mathematics 515th290th291st417th90th
Medicine 347th133rd126th305th31st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 328th113th108th259th22nd
Physics and Astronomy 259th93rd89th200th23rd
Psychology 268th109th102nd253rd17th
Social Sciences 507th243rd244th432nd45th

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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