Universidad Autonoma MetropolitanaUniversity


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Foundation: 1974

Mission: To serve the country by offering solid academic work of excellence around the substantive functions: By providing higher education at the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral levels, as well as updating and specialization courses, both in and out of school, and by training professionals and citizens who are capable and responsible for meeting the needs of society; by organizing and developing humanistic, scientific, technological, and artistic research activities; and by being a source of relevant knowledge, primarily in response to national problems and in relation to the conditions of historical development, as well as being an institution that rescues, preserves, and disseminates culture.

Vision: The UAM will be, in full compliance with its purpose, the best university in Mexico. Achieving this implies dialogue, discernment and agreement among all members of the community on the model of university we wish to build, as well as on the strategic role it will play in the scientific, social, technological, economic, ecological and cultural development of the country.

History: www.uam.mx

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 +559th78th167th489th16th
Arts and Humanities +519th34th88th475th4th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 846th121st270th782nd34th
Business, Management and Accounting 834th85th157th692nd16th
Chemistry 794th97th231st708th22nd
Computer Science 750th97th171st637th19th
Dentistry 379th54th67th293rd2nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences +419th43rd97th350th6th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 574th44th98th476th7th
Energy 628th88th164th518th20th
Engineering +610th95th167th514th20th
Environmental Science 551st88th164th460th20th
Mathematics 660th86th149th571st11th
Medicine +762nd84th208th693rd20th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 705th67th164th626th11th
Physics and Astronomy 692nd108th188th600th29th
Psychology 587th36th86th552nd4th
Social Sciences +744th65th142nd651st14th
Veterinary 284th28th45th208th3rd

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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