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 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-27OECDGermany
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +1712th558th499th1132nd106th
Arts and Humanities +318th135th96th282nd15th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 571st171st125th423rd44th
Business, Management and Accounting 1055th401st317th737th55th
Chemistry 902nd281st223rd581st69th
Computer Science 1180th422nd344th816th80th
Dentistry 212th77th58th151st9th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1324th475th405th836th70th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1084th405th349th733rd67th
Energy 1500th441st392nd865th69th
Engineering +915th292nd236th594th42nd
Environmental Science 1296th441st346th779th67th
Mathematics 1444th514th435th951st99th
Medicine +466th149th107th349th28th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 361st88th72nd240th16th
Physics and Astronomy 624th196th153rd431st53rd
Psychology 237th82nd51st216th12th
Social Sciences +692nd285th208th545th39th

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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