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Foundation: 1531

Mission: The UGR, created in 1531, is a public, open university, connected to its environment and with an international vocation, committed to innovation, progress and social welfare through continuous improvement of teaching and a quality research, extension and dissemination of culture and transfer of knowledge. The UGR is guided by the values of respect for the dignity and freedom of people, to justice, to equality, to solidarity and co-responsibility in sustainable development.

Vision: To be a university well valued by the people and groups who are orients both external and internal. To have an ethical and intelligent project that contributes to an environment and a world better. To distinguish itself as a learning university, with a training and research of recognized quality, dynamic and innovative. To be an institution open to knowledge, innovation, criticism, debate and society. To have an excellent undergraduate and graduate offer, in accordance with the social demands, and complemented by actions aimed at success in job insertion. To be an effective and efficient organization in the fulfillment of its objectives. To be recognized for the management and value of its assets, achieving a satisfactory provision of space and infrastructure for teaching and research. To be at the forefront of the common European education area and research. To be recognized for its international projection, for the participation in exchanges and networks in teaching, research, management and international cooperation. To play a leading role in the incorporation of new technologies of information and communication to their activities. To deepen the commitment with its environment and the close communication with the social agents. Improve their financing and diversify their fundraising.

History: patrimonio.ugr.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 +499th140th110th31st333rd18th
Arts and Humanities +90th40th21st7th84th5th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1204th421st337th70th887th57th
Business, Management and Accounting 154th57th24th3rd112th2nd
Chemistry 1673rd588th485th139th1082nd113th
Computer Science 405th119th90th13th252nd10th
Dentistry 76th25th18th12th54th4th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +428th142nd110th23rd261st13th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 464th178th129th27th320th15th
Energy 1359th389th338th84th777th55th
Engineering +809th249th196th41st519th35th
Environmental Science 665th213th158th39th369th29th
Mathematics 400th123rd94th10th245th7th
Medicine +890th309th238th43rd646th33rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 544th148th122nd26th370th16th
Physics and Astronomy 1151st428th357th64th809th53rd
Psychology 120th35th25th5th113th4th
Social Sciences +87th25th14th3rd71st2nd
Veterinary 682nd189th183rd105th444th38th

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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