Andalas UniversityUniversity


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Foundation: 1955

Mission: To provide an excellent and enduring academic and professional education, To undertake fundamental scientific and innovative applied research to support development and advancement of science and technology, to increase scientific publication and intellectual property, To disseminate science and technology for the benefit of the people in the context of sustainable development, To develop productive and sustainable cooperation with education and government institutions as well as private en-terprises at local, national and international levels, To strengthen the institution through the application of good university governance in order to be able to anticipate changes in strategic environments.

Vision: Becoming a leading and respected university.



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 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

AreaWorldAsiatic RegionBRIICSIndonesia
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 716th330th280th11th
Arts and Humanities 657th211th211th29th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1014th559th470th17th
Business, Management and Accounting 806th302nd252nd22nd
Chemistry 773rd509th435th7th
Computer Science 673rd351st281st11th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 506th250th236th34th
Energy 639th428th364th14th
Engineering 635th374th308th18th
Environmental Science 678th450th409th32nd
Mathematics 736th425th363rd17th
Medicine 783rd381st314th7th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 938th508th441st14th
Physics and Astronomy 597th269th208th20th
Social Sciences 838th361st329th36th
Veterinary 568th130th141st8th

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 visualizatiĆ³n 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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