Universidad Autonoma de Madrid *University


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Foundation: 1968

Mission: The Universidad Autónoma de Madrid is a public law entity which, within the scope of its competencies, is responsible for the public service of higher education through research, teaching and study, as well as the transfer of knowledge to society. It has legal personality and its own assets and makes autonomy a fundamental sign of its identity. It is defined by its desire for innovation and social involvement, in coordination and collaboration with other universities and institutions.

Vision: The UAM aims to consolidate its international recognition as a sustainable public university, leader in Latin America and outstanding in Europe, intensive in research and training excellence, innovation and teaching quality. With a strong commitment to society, employability and its productive environment, through collaboration with other scientific, social and economic institutions, which facilitate the employability of its graduates. The UAM is committed to training participative people, with a critical spirit and ethical values, who identify with an institution that stands out for transparency and efficiency in its management and international visibility as a teaching and research centre.

History: www.uam.es

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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-27IBEROAMERICAOECDSpain
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +694th205th165th53rd459th31st
Arts and Humanities +200th85th52nd15th178th9th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 594th178th131st19th440th15th
Business, Management and Accounting 718th294th206th55th524th35th
Chemistry 969th309th242nd65th628th60th
Computer Science 794th266th214th41st544th33rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1029th373rd311th77th656th41st
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 638th255th190th40th442nd20th
Energy 1318th376th323rd81st752nd53rd
Engineering +692nd199th157th36th433rd31st
Environmental Science 800th266th206th49th456th36th
Mathematics 499th166th131st14th314th10th
Medicine +594th191st142nd20th439th16th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 600th169th140th30th409th19th
Physics and Astronomy 537th165th127th15th362nd14th
Psychology 191st63rd41st6th177th5th
Social Sciences +249th85th52nd14th206th9th
Veterinary 371st103rd91st50th247th19th

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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  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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