University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity

United States

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Foundation: 1946

Mission: UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. It leverages its location in the state's largest city to offer internationally competitive programs of research and creative activity, exemplary undergraduate, graduate and professional programs, and a focused set of community engagement initiatives. UNC Charlotte maintains a particular commitment to addressing the cultural, economic, educational, environmental, health, and social needs of the greater Charlotte region.

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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 548th233rd484th210th
Arts and Humanities 485th224th447th204th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 613th327th539th307th
Business, Management and Accounting 179th55th141st47th
Chemistry 371st191st302nd180th
Computer Science 338th116th248th107th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 564th289th496th268th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 405th129th335th113th
Energy 534th208th419th187th
Engineering 422nd168th325th156th
Environmental Science 579th277th491st256th
Mathematics 341st113th251st107th
Medicine 698th411th648th381st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 511th248th423rd236th
Physics and Astronomy 522nd235th451st222nd
Psychology 510th258th476th234th
Social Sciences 355th129th303rd111th

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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