Sunway UniversityUniversity


Malaysia in SCImago Media Rankings

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Foundation: 2004

Mission: To nurture all-round individuals and devote ourselves to the discovery, advancement, transmission and application of knowledge that meet the needs of our society and the global community.

Vision: To be a World Class University.


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.

AreaWorldAsiatic RegionMalaysia
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 3649th1100th27th
Arts and Humanities 1750th239th17th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3814th1178th10th
Business, Management and Accounting 1002nd215th21st
Chemistry 3683rd1330th29th
Computer Science 2280th712th19th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1321st330th20th
Energy 2180th772nd19th
Engineering +2090th679th19th
Environmental Science 3860th1280th30th
Mathematics 3387th1065th27th
Medicine +4288th1245th22nd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 2381st718th11th
Physics and Astronomy 3264th1150th30th
Psychology 1666th226th7th
Social Sciences +2495th573rd27th

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?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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