Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona *University


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Foundation: 1968

Mission: UAB is a public university, rooted in the territory and with an international vocation which, through quality teaching closely linked to research activity, transfers scientific, technological, cultural and training knowledge to society, and promotes the potential of its human capital and manages available resources responsibly.

Vision: We want to be a university of reference in Europe, a leader in research, with recognized and internationalized teaching, and with the capacity for transfer and innovative intervention in the territory.

History: www.uab.cat

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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-28IBEROAMERICAOECDSpain
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +268th108th108th28th215th15th
Arts and Humanities +115th46th45th8th101st6th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 291st113th106th9th247th7th
Business, Management and Accounting 316th137th136th20th248th11th
Chemistry 366th152nd146th40th292nd39th
Computer Science 283rd95th90th8th192nd6th
Dentistry 421st174th177th81st327th16th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +303rd151st151st34th235th21st
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 209th82nd80th6th154th4th
Energy 346th143rd141st27th247th22nd
Engineering +248th77th74th9th163rd7th
Environmental Science 283rd105th104th22nd198th16th
Mathematics 273rd103rd99th10th192nd8th
Medicine +221st72nd67th9th184th8th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 328th108th109th17th259th8th
Physics and Astronomy 339th136th129th17th259th14th
Psychology 231st88th80th12th220th7th
Social Sciences +86th23rd22nd2nd71st1st
Veterinary 50th16th13th5th36th1st

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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