Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de JaneiroUniversity


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Foundation: 1969

Mission: To produce and disseminate knowledge in the various fields of knowledge, contributing to the full exercise of citizenship through humanistic, critical and reflective training, preparing competent and updated professionals for the world of work and the improvement of living conditions in society.

Vision: To be recognized as a reference in the production and dissemination of scientific, technological, artistic and cultural knowledge, committed to the transformations of society and to organizational transparency.

History: www.unirio.br


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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

AreaWorldLatin AmericaBRIICSIBEROAMERICABrazil
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 690th93rd257th191st42nd
Arts and Humanities 498th41st94th88th18th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 947th131st410th288th66th
Business, Management and Accounting 857th91st294th166th44th
Computer Science 760th130th367th202nd63rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 586th129th314th199th59th
Environmental Science 655th115th387th204th55th
Medicine 813th128th343rd239th74th
Psychology 784th81st156th157th40th
Social Sciences 729th96th230th163rd48th

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.

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