Saitama UniversityUniversity


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Foundation: 1949

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: As a comprehensive institution, SU has set the following goals, in line with its key policies of developing human resources as the mainstay of a civil society and generating knowledge and technology in response to the demands of the day: To fulfill universal role as a seat of knowledge. To strive to solve the challenges facing contemporary society. To contribute to the global community.



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 606th244th539th37th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 721st283rd644th62nd
Business, Management and Accounting 865th356th729th31st
Chemistry 762nd498th670th104th
Computer Science 698th376th594th78th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 510th254th442nd51st
Energy 649th438th533rd76th
Engineering 657th396th558th85th
Environmental Science 594th367th506th51st
Mathematics 685th375th586th84th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 617th221st522nd29th
Physics and Astronomy 671st340th597th67th

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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