Universidad de Puerto Rico *University

Puerto Rico

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Foundation: 1903

Mission: To transmit and increase knowledge through the sciences and the arts, putting this knowledge at the service of the community through its professors, researchers, other university personnel, students and graduates. To contribute to the development, cultivation and enjoyment of the aesthetic and ethical values of culture.

Vision: Information not localized

History: www.upr.edu

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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.

AreaWorldLatin AmericaIBEROAMERICALANICPuerto Rico
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +581st94th185th2nd1st
Arts and Humanities 600th88th150th2nd1st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 622nd16th99th2nd2nd
Business, Management and Accounting 514th15th55th1st1st
Chemistry 623rd15th129th1st1st
Computer Science 709th64th138th2nd1st
Earth and Planetary Sciences +551st145th207th5th1st
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 480th25th66th1st1st
Energy 652nd102nd178th4th2nd
Engineering +580th71st142nd2nd1st
Environmental Science 492nd44th115th2nd2nd
Mathematics 599th48th106th2nd1st
Medicine +691st44th149th2nd1st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 552nd20th76th1st1st
Physics and Astronomy 598th41st118th1st1st
Psychology 605th42nd95th1st1st
Social Sciences +755th72nd151st3rd1st

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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