University of Michigan, Ann Arbor *University

United States

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Foundation: 1817

Mission: The mission of the University of Michigan is to serve the people of Michigan and the world through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving and applying knowledge, art, and academic values, and in developing leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future.

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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 area

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

AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 103rd40th79th39th
Arts and Humanities 25th14th22nd13th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 27th17th24th17th
Business, Management and Accounting 31st8th24th8th
Chemistry 84th35th54th35th
Computer Science 35th10th16th10th
Dentistry 5th1st2nd1st
Earth and Planetary Sciences 80th27th52nd27th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 34th15th28th15th
Energy 130th23rd59th23rd
Engineering 40th12th15th12th
Environmental Science 88th22nd52nd22nd
Mathematics 61st15th32nd15th
Medicine 19th13th17th13th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 21st9th12th9th
Physics and Astronomy 54th22nd35th22nd
Psychology 9th7th9th6th
Social Sciences 7th3rd6th2nd
Veterinary 275th89th220th79th

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.

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