University of California, Berkeley *University

United States

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Foundation: 1868

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: Contribute even more than California's gold to the glory and happiness of advancing generations


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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 +148th48th100th46th
Arts and Humanities +18th7th15th6th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 92nd45th70th44th
Business, Management and Accounting 66th15th41st14th
Chemistry 61st25th33rd24th
Computer Science 26th7th8th7th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +99th20th45th20th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 14th4th9th4th
Energy 52nd9th16th9th
Engineering +49th11th14th11th
Environmental Science 72nd12th26th12th
Mathematics 51st9th17th9th
Medicine +266th119th209th112th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 328th111th215th105th
Physics and Astronomy 54th21st29th21st
Psychology 82nd48th78th45th
Social Sciences +22nd9th16th8th
Veterinary 337th82nd218th74th

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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