Universidad de Cadiz *University


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Foundation: 1979

Mission: It is a university committed to its environment, dedicated to the generation, dissemination and transfer of knowledge and culture, as well as to the comprehensive, lifelong training of people and professionals. The geographical, historical and social characteristics of the province of Cadiz make our structure, uniqueness and campaign of adaptation to changes in society different.

Vision: In accordance with its mission, it will play a key role in regional social and economic development by promoting entrepreneurial culture, innovation and internationalisation. It wants to be recognized for its human capacities, its efficient organization and its results, as well as its willingness to work, together with its stakeholders, in the creation of economic, cultural and social value.

History: www.uca.es

Subordinate organizations:

  • Unidad Asociada de Calidad Ambiental y Patologia
  • Unidad Asociada Grupo de Oceanografia Interdisciplinar


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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-28IBEROAMERICAOECDSpain
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 624th372nd373rd152nd557th86th
Arts and Humanities 455th257th253rd69th417th38th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 900th592nd591st254th822nd182nd
Business, Management and Accounting 590th286th286th70th474th40th
Chemistry 663rd388th388th144th581st105th
Computer Science 653rd388th390th123rd550th68th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 474th306th305th116th406th69th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 587th312th327th92nd493rd43rd
Energy 518th279th278th87th404th57th
Engineering 585th353rd352nd116th488th70th
Environmental Science 475th285th279th84th387th60th
Mathematics 628th390th396th121st530th61st
Medicine 772nd480th471st202nd722nd129th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 812th456th462nd181st713th102nd
Physics and Astronomy 648th402nd405th130th574th80th
Psychology 647th356th348th97th609th56th
Social Sciences 592nd307th307th82nd513th46th

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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