Universite de ParakouUniversity


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Foundation: 2001

Mission: Ensure training that meets the needs of the labor market and take into account the constraints and context of globalization; To link teaching and research in productive work; To promote and strengthen the adequacy of training students to the requirements of development and professional life in order to properly meet the needs of the country in senior management and with the cooperation of officials of the training centers and the world of work; To ensure continuously to the scientific, technical and technological nation through active cooperation between education and research institutions and companies, both nationally and internationally; To promote ownership by the workers of the progress of science and technology in the structures of Higher Education.

Vision: Train specialized managers for the needs of economic, social, intellectual and cultural development of the nation.; Participate in the development of scientific research, fundamental and applied; Giving a boost to the national economy.

History: univ-parakou.bj

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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.

Agricultural and Biological Sciences +4370th246th2nd
Environmental Science 4997th271st2nd
Medicine +   
Social Sciences +   

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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