Ahmadu Bello University *University

Nigeria

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Foundation: 1962

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: "Ahmadu Bello University shall be a world-class university comparable to any other, engaged in imparting contemporary knowledge, using high quality facilities and multi-disciplinary approaches, to men and women of all races, as well as generating new ideas and intellectual practices relevant to the needs of its immediate community, Nigeria and the world at large."

History: abu.edu.ng

Subordinate organizations:

  • Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital
66th
Overall percentile
60th
Research percentile
66th
Innovation percentile
47th
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.

 
AreaWorldAfricaNigeria
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +479th11th1st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 868th67th7th
Business, Management and Accounting 906th75th13th
Chemistry 818th77th6th
Computer Science 738th66th5th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 457th35th9th
Energy 608th62nd10th
Engineering +594th63rd6th
Environmental Science 537th42nd2nd
Mathematics 739th108th15th
Medicine +823rd77th7th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 782nd71st8th
Physics and Astronomy 736th77th5th
Social Sciences +837th75th10th
Veterinary 450th32nd4th

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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