Vytautas Magnus UniversityUniversity


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Foundation: 1922

Mission: The primary mission of Alma Mater is to uphold humanist culture, avoiding limitations of narrow, highly specialized studies, and remain the hotbed for intellectual sophistication and civil consciousness.

Vision: VMU is an open and modern Lithuanian university which nurtures national identity and actively participates in the academic life of universities around the world.

History: www.vdu.lt

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.

AreaWorldEastern EuropeEU-27OECDLithuania
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +2565th144th725th1577th4th
Arts and Humanities +1184th90th394th953rd2nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 2803rd83rd899th2024th3rd
Business, Management and Accounting 1350th79th403rd915th5th
Chemistry 3102nd169th950th1858th5th
Computer Science 2299th122nd706th1442nd3rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 2847th286th768th1594th5th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1144th79th359th757th5th
Energy 2226th152nd601st1223rd5th
Engineering +2820th184th768th1551st4th
Environmental Science 2923rd212th821st1669th5th
Mathematics 3059th237th832nd1713th7th
Medicine +3906th182nd1096th2598th4th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 3644th239th927th2107th4th
Physics and Astronomy 2473rd176th788th1526th4th
Psychology 2240th110th643rd1711th4th
Social Sciences +1241st66th394th924th3rd

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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