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 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 44th13th30th13th
Arts and Humanities 11th5th10th4th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 46th26th39th25th
Business, Management and Accounting 63rd17th49th16th
Chemistry 31st14th18th14th
Computer Science 22nd7th10th7th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 33rd11th18th11th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 10th6th9th6th
Energy 65th10th21st10th
Engineering 33rd9th11th9th
Environmental Science 33rd6th19th6th
Mathematics 32nd8th15th8th
Medicine 119th71st108th67th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 103rd41st68th40th
Physics and Astronomy 20th8th12th8th
Psychology 60th39th59th37th
Social Sciences 13th6th12th5th

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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