Doshisha UniversityUniversity


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Foundation: 1875

Mission: Developing innovative curriculum and educational programs rich in both quality and diversity.

Vision: Offering a wide variety of programs to provide students with the essence of Doshisha’s education based on Christian principles.



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 RegionOECDJapan
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 667th291st599th53rd
Arts and Humanities 594th164th556th29th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 845th405th768th118th
Business, Management and Accounting 880th368th742nd34th
Chemistry 596th337th517th40th
Computer Science 733rd411th628th96th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 594th337th526th87th
Energy 615th405th500th67th
Engineering 666th405th567th91st
Environmental Science 771st538th661st103rd
Mathematics 713th402nd614th95th
Medicine 749th348th699th104th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 975th541st859th121st
Physics and Astronomy 695th364th619th73rd
Psychology 813th215th770th37th
Social Sciences 803rd329th723rd48th

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.

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