Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences *University


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Foundation: 1974

Mission: KUMS aims at encouraging research and training scholars who excel in their field of study and promote the sciences they pursue and communities they interact in. It is also committed to bringing a qualitative and quantitative revolution in medical education by providing an environment geared towards promoting research and academic culture in order to improve the existing healthcare system.

Vision: Our vision is to represent a model public research university and train creative scholars across a broad range of schools that have a profound impact on one another, and subsequently the world.


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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 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

AreaWorldMiddle EastIran
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 780th106th35th
Arts and Humanities 117th3rd1st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 901st98th39th
Chemistry 781st153rd65th
Dentistry 460th71st15th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 334th14th7th
Energy 340th19th8th
Engineering 692nd171st67th
Environmental Science 625th110th55th
Medicine 760th74th20th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 779th87th24th
Physics and Astronomy 725th132nd51st
Psychology 684th31st8th
Social Sciences 720th66th16th

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.

Where is the institution located?

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