University of Michigan, Ann Arbor *University

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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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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.

AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +192nd54th119th50th
Arts and Humanities +29th15th26th14th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 39th21st30th21st
Business, Management and Accounting 38th9th27th8th
Chemistry 155th52nd90th49th
Computer Science 56th12th21st12th
Dentistry 3rd1st1st1st
Earth and Planetary Sciences +88th22nd43rd22nd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 44th17th34th15th
Energy 176th30th77th29th
Engineering +69th16th23rd16th
Environmental Science 189th36th84th35th
Mathematics 93rd20th41st20th
Medicine +18th13th16th13th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 24th8th11th8th
Physics and Astronomy 121st46th76th46th
Psychology 9th5th9th4th
Social Sciences +10th4th7th3rd
Veterinary 221st57th147th52nd

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?

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