Newcastle University, Newcastle upon TyneUniversity

United Kingdom

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Foundation: 1963

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: Our Vision expresses our collective sense of purpose. We aspire to be a peoplefocused university that harnesses academic excellence, innovation and creativity to provide benefits to individuals, to organisations and to society as a whole. Newcastle University exists for the public benefit to advance education, learning and research. Our objective is to build on this core purpose and, in doing so, provide new knowledge and creative solutions that make a positive impact. We aim to work collaboratively with our many external partners to shape brighter futures, grow the economy and champion social justice.


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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

AreaWorldWestern EuropeEU-28OECDUnited Kingdom
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 264th111th110th222nd25th
Arts and Humanities 161st72nd69th142nd29th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 255th80th74th206th18th
Business, Management and Accounting 120th47th46th95th22nd
Chemistry 409th175th168th338th46th
Computer Science 292nd100th94th205th19th
Dentistry 135th55th51st107th10th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 319th163rd161st253rd40th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 164th66th64th129th28th
Energy 313th108th108th211th24th
Engineering 339th134th130th247th29th
Environmental Science 186th60th58th117th16th
Mathematics 367th162nd162nd273rd35th
Medicine 196th60th57th170th15th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 350th127th121st278th31st
Physics and Astronomy 427th211th206th358th44th
Psychology 199th77th72nd187th23rd
Social Sciences 155th55th53rd124th24th
Veterinary 209th75th73rd166th17th

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 visualizatiĆ³n 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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