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 +206th67th146th64th
Arts and Humanities +351st118th309th104th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 468th190th350th180th
Business, Management and Accounting 44th8th26th7th
Chemistry 380th144th261st135th
Computer Science 154th47th79th45th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +115th26th54th26th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 206th48th135th44th
Energy 75th14th27th14th
Engineering +134th39th64th38th
Environmental Science 269th51st122nd48th
Mathematics 141st36th68th33rd
Medicine +585th206th436th189th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 538th176th363rd168th
Physics and Astronomy 481st154th323rd144th
Psychology 173rd93rd160th81st
Social Sciences +130th49th103rd46th
Veterinary 19th9th10th8th

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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