Bar-Ilan UniversityUniversity


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Foundation: 1955

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: Ever loyal to its founders’ vision of promoting academic excellence combined with a reverence for Jewish heritage, BIU continues to be a beacon of knowledge, cultivating groundbreaking research ventures, scientific discoveries and first-rate academic education in the spirit of Jewish values and tradition.


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.

AreaWorldMiddle EastOECDIsrael
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +1612th58th1103rd10th
Arts and Humanities +267th4th242nd4th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1269th19th941st8th
Business, Management and Accounting 983rd33rd676th4th
Chemistry 1779th49th1197th7th
Computer Science 815th23rd555th6th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1867th63rd1160th5th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1351st80th849th5th
Energy 750th32nd427th3rd
Engineering +1564th46th1030th6th
Environmental Science 1668th57th984th7th
Mathematics 1286th68th838th6th
Medicine +1788th41st1282nd12th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1096th34th772nd6th
Physics and Astronomy 1591st57th1085th6th
Psychology 279th4th255th4th
Social Sciences +467th8th356th5th

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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  • Health
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