Mission: In the University, in an environment open to the free discussion of ideas, the integral formation of people and the search for truth will be sought, for the construction of a free, just, democratic, and equitable society, with a humanist sense and social conscience. The principles of academic freedom, free research and social commitment will prevail, as well as a critical, pluralistic, creative and participatory spirit.
Vision: In the year 2020, the University of Guanajuato is recognized by the international academic community as one of the 100 best institutions in the world.
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.
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.
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.
|Agricultural and Biological Sciences +||655th||155th||252nd||584th||40th|
|Arts and Humanities +||640th||115th||180th||594th||21st|
|Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology||899th||163rd||315th||832nd||49th|
|Business, Management and Accounting||845th||90th||164th||703rd||18th|
|Earth and Planetary Sciences +||429th||52nd||107th||360th||9th|
|Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics||843rd||140th||252nd||755th||29th|
|Physics and Astronomy||655th||79th||159th||565th||20th|
|Social Sciences +||825th||125th||206th||731st||27th|
|Agricultural and Biological Sciences +||538th||130th||176th||471st||29th|
|Arts and Humanities +||564th||110th||163rd||524th||19th|
|Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology||690th||120th||172nd||610th||23rd|
|Business, Management and Accounting||818th||86th||159th||682nd||16th|
|Earth and Planetary Sciences +||343rd||36th||61st||280th||6th|
|Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics||690th||104th||152nd||576th||15th|
|Physics and Astronomy||490th||65th||107th||426th||16th|
|Social Sciences +||754th||112th||180th||675th||20th|
|Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health||701st||100th||178th||596th||17th|
|Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health||559th||76th||125th||457th||8th|
|Space and Planetary Science||501st||49th||86th||455th||6th|
|Space and Planetary Science||370th||31st||46th||324th||4th|
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.