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Foundation: 1956

Mission: The NRC mission is to conduct basic and applied research within the major fields of interest in order to develop production and services sectors.

Vision: The NR Chas to correspond to the country’s key production and services sectors through the research conducted in different areas of science and technology, scientific consultation and training as well.


Subordinate organizations:

  • Center of Excellence for Advanced Sciences
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 Government 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.

AreaWorldAfricaMiddle EastARAB COUNTRIESEgypt
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +1233rd12th38th20th10th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1687th4th30th13th2nd
Business, Management and Accounting 2089th66th149th95th11th
Chemistry 1345th5th32nd17th3rd
Computer Science 2691st55th181st107th25th
Dentistry 671st12th91st39th8th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1974th36th70th51st10th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 142nd3rd2nd2nd1st
Energy 451st4th18th12th4th
Engineering +2144th25th98th53rd12th
Environmental Science 1169th6th32nd14th3rd
Mathematics 2035th31st123rd68th13th
Medicine +1531st9th31st13th3rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 424th2nd10th5th2nd
Physics and Astronomy 1220th6th31st21st3rd
Social Sciences +2360th51st134th64th9th
Veterinary 177th5th6th5th4th

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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