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Foundation: 1915

Mission: The Mission of the university outlines its purpose or reason for being, and its Vision reflects what it wants to become in the future, the perspective of the university in the long term.

Vision: The University of Murcia is a public institution of higher education with an international scope. Its aim is to contribute to the development of society, acting as a dynamic agent in cooperation with other social agents. Its main activities are focused on the development of Research, Training, Knowledge Transfer and Cultural Dissemination, applying processes of innovation and continuous improvement to all of them, with the aim of achieving a high level of quality in the results, visible through a clear policy of transparency.

History: www.um.es

Subordinate organizations:

  • Unidad Asociada Grupo de Genetica Molecular
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 +649th243rd200th68th458th53rd
Arts and Humanities +264th114th83rd23rd239th15th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1462nd527th429th107th1091st87th
Business, Management and Accounting 492nd199th130th33rd349th19th
Chemistry 1761st633rd532nd168th1187th144th
Computer Science 521st153rd115th20th342nd16th
Dentistry 245th97th81st37th175th17th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1968th667th593rd163rd1208th88th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 713th277th217th53rd476th28th
Energy 1755th509th457th123rd1002nd75th
Engineering +674th179th134th30th427th25th
Environmental Science 1225th370th299th77th713th54th
Mathematics 1257th413th340th60th819th36th
Medicine +1169th419th339th79th859th61st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 2236th725th672nd232nd1494th147th
Physics and Astronomy 915th308th241st43rd632nd36th
Psychology 285th101st66th18th260th10th
Social Sciences +283rd94th64th19th222nd12th
Veterinary 88th27th21st13th57th6th

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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