Akita University *University


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Foundation: 1949

Mission: Promote world-class education and research; Contribute and commit to regional development and the resolution of global issues and; Nurture students who can assume an important role both globally and locally.

Vision: Information not localized

History: www.akita-u.ac.jp

Subordinate organizations:

  • Akita University Hospital


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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 RegionOECDJapan
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 845th405th768th118th
Chemistry 753rd489th661st100th
Computer Science 669th347th566th63rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 525th269th457th56th
Engineering 652nd391st553rd81st
Environmental Science 768th535th660th102nd
Medicine 777th375th727th119th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 876th450th773rd98th
Physics and Astronomy 796th462nd705th110th

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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