Instituto Tecnologico de SonoraUniversity


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Foundation: 1955

Mission: The Technological Institute of Sonora is an autonomous public university committed to the formation of upright, competent and enterprising professionals, the generation and application of knowledge and the extension of science, culture and sports, to contribute to the sustainable development of society.

Vision: To be a university recognized for its leadership at the national and international level, for the excellence of its students, graduates, staff and academic offerings, as well as for innovation in its processes, the impact of its research and the transfer of knowledge and technology for the sustainable development of society.


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.

AreaWorldLatin AmericaIBEROAMERICAOECDMexico
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +693rd185th285th622nd47th
Business, Management and Accounting 894th116th192nd744th20th
Computer Science 741st89th163rd628th15th
Environmental Science 660th175th257th565th45th
Psychology 672nd78th142nd636th10th
Social Sciences +831st129th210th737th28th

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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