Universidad de Cordoba *University


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Foundation: 1972

Mission: 1. To provide integral quality training, connected to the needs of the social, cultural and productive environment. 2. Generate and transfer knowledge. 3. To be a driving force for society in all areas. 4. To strengthen its international projection.

Vision: The University of Cordoba wishes to achieve, through the development and fulfillment of its Strategic Plan, the following image Centre for the creation and dissemination of critical thinking. A university with a dynamic, up-to-date and high quality teaching offer, with continuous training processes, in an open and plural way, and closely linked to the needs of its environment. It is a reference point for research of excellence, dealing with all branches of knowledge, a national and international reference point and closely linked to the transfer of knowledge to companies. Cultural, scientific and social leader, which acts as a forum for discussion of the various trends in the different fields of science and culture, and responds to society in all those disciplines that affect its development. University with a strong internationalization in all its actions and processes. It is a leader in the cultural, social and technological transformation of the socio-geographical environment, generating social demands and cultural concerns. An institution that creates and disseminates critical, participative and supportive cultural habits and forms. University with highly qualified, motivated and enthusiastic human resources, with a strong sense of belonging and pride in the institution. A centre for personal, individual and collective development, beyond academic, technical and/or professional education. Integrator of different generations, trends and visions of the present. Institution with a conscience incorporated to the ordinary actions of full equality of women that it projects abroad. An integrative, multicultural and supportive university, with a strong component of cooperation and volunteering. A centre committed to the environment, defending its conservation, its quality and the sustainable use of natural resources as a way of increasing the well-being of society and the quality of life in its surroundings. It promotes the labour integration of its graduates and maintains a permanent link with them through continuous training actions. A centre that generates synergies and alliances with other universities, institutions and interest groups in the cultural, scientific, educational and technological fields in order to undertake programmes and projects of local, provincial, regional, national and international interest. Institution with adequate infrastructure, efficiently used spaces and sufficient financial resources to carry out its functions. Institution recognized nationally and internationally for its effectiveness, efficiency, excellence, competence and strong commitment to the environment.

History: www.uco.es

Subordinate organizations:

  • Unidad Mixta Marcadores Geneticos Moleculares
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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 +540th154th123rd35th357th20th
Arts and Humanities +495th210th154th41st425th24th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1608th577th469th103rd1185th85th
Business, Management and Accounting 960th375th288th82nd677th50th
Chemistry 2198th789th700th187th1426th150th
Computer Science 1245th444th363rd62nd863rd44th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1397th504th438th114th883rd64th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1061st396th338th82nd718th44th
Energy 818th223rd182nd44th459th36th
Engineering +1428th503rd418th90th935th65th
Environmental Science 1101st375th288th75th652nd50th
Mathematics 2241st715th657th133rd1362nd71st
Medicine +1453rd507th421st98th1037th73rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1006th307th257th60th712th40th
Physics and Astronomy 2663rd829th829th188th1591st104th
Psychology 709th289th202nd55th625th37th
Social Sciences +483rd183rd130th42nd384th24th
Veterinary 65th21st15th8th47th3rd

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?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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