Texas A&M University, College Station *University

United States

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Foundation: 1862

Mission: Texas A&M University is dedicated to the discovery, development, communication, and application of knowledge in a wide range of academic and professional fields. Its mission of providing the highest quality undergraduate and graduate programs is inseparable from its mission of developing new understandings through research and creativity. It prepares students to assume roles in leadership, responsibility and service to society. Texas A&M assumes as its historic trust the maintenance of freedom of inquiry and an intellectual environment nurturing the human mind and spirit. It welcomes and seeks to serve persons of all racial, ethnic and geographic groups as it addresses the needs of an increasingly diverse population and a global economy. In the 21st century, Texas A&M University seeks to assume a place of preeminence among public universities while respecting its history and traditions.

Vision: Students, faculty, and staff at Texas A&M University are united by our Core Values respect, excellence, leadership, loyalty, integrity, selfless service - in everything we do. We are a community of problemsolvers, scholars, and creators with a mission of service, arising from our founding land-grant heritage. Our quest for excellence as a preeminent public land-, sea-, and space-grant university will be realized through our commitment to transformational education, ground-breaking research, and a university community unfettered by discipline boundaries but vital challenges. We will do so with integrity and respect as we prepare the next generation to lead by our example.

History: www.tamu.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.

AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +90th32nd63rd32nd
Arts and Humanities +280th114th250th105th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 338th171st284th165th
Business, Management and Accounting 34th8th27th8th
Chemistry 244th117th179th110th
Computer Science 173rd55th101st52nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences +90th25th48th25th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 147th51st109th47th
Energy 59th12th23rd12th
Engineering +123rd38th62nd37th
Environmental Science 128th42nd72nd40th
Mathematics 187th53rd119th51st
Medicine +492nd251st426th232nd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 399th194th326th188th
Physics and Astronomy 280th112th208th108th
Psychology 207th114th197th102nd
Social Sciences +117th47th97th42nd
Veterinary 19th10th13th9th

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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