Nnamdi Azikiwe UniversityUniversity


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Foundation: 1991

Mission: The mission of the University is to use teaching, research, and public service to solve social problems. In the process of learning, students would be oriented to use their education in solving practical problems confronting them in the Nigerian society and beyond.

Vision: The overall vision of the University is to produce graduates with some core attributes: Abroad spectrum of knowledge with specialization in a discipline. Logical reasoning. Oral and written communication skills and ability. Numeracy, and computer literacy. High ethical standards in personal and professional life. Strong sense of responsibility. Self confidence. Self-employability.

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.

Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2911th73rd2nd
Arts and Humanities 1844th27th5th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 5185th162nd19th
Business, Management and Accounting 2248th76th13th
Chemistry 3125th56th2nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 2428th59th8th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 2050th77th14th
Energy 2621st81st5th
Engineering +3452nd93rd9th
Environmental Science 3489th95th9th
Medicine +5121st174th24th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 4088th175th23rd
Social Sciences +2752nd69th10th

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?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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