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Foundation: 2007

Mission: The University of Agder shall offer education and disseminate knowledge as well as carry out research and artistic development work at a high international level.

Vision: Co-creation of knowledge


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.

AreaWorldWestern EuropeNORDIC COUNTRIESOECDNorway
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +2632nd893rd70th1692nd21st
Arts and Humanities 954th411th40th779th9th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3841st1288th84th2644th22nd
Business, Management and Accounting 380th147th23rd270th4th
Computer Science 1480th500th39th996th8th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +2504th767th67th1450th21st
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 757th294th33rd502nd8th
Energy 1060th287th30th611th9th
Engineering +1561st536th44th1028th11th
Environmental Science 1776th560th61st1047th16th
Mathematics 1857th595th48th1149th11th
Medicine +4093rd1264th96th2711th26th
Physics and Astronomy 1347th496th36th928th6th
Psychology 981st391st42nd824th11th
Social Sciences +816th317th35th616th8th

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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  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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