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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 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 EuropeNORDIC COUNTRIESOECDNorway
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 691st420th57th623rd20th
Arts and Humanities 520th314th43rd482nd9th
Business, Management and Accounting 506th234th34th406th5th
Computer Science 619th356th48th516th11th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 522nd347th58th454th21st
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 420th219th33rd350th8th
Energy 619th362nd54th504th14th
Engineering 593rd361st51st496th11th
Environmental Science 567th367th66th479th20th
Mathematics 595th362nd48th497th11th
Medicine 815th521st83rd765th24th
Psychology 646th355th52nd608th13th
Social Sciences 585th301st43rd506th9th

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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