Mission: Maynooth University is a public research university dedicated to people,
ideas and culture, a scholarly community working together to inquire and
discover, to teach and learn, to create, conserve, disseminate and apply
knowledge, and engage with the challenges that face modern society;
through all these things in combination, we are central to innovation,
economic growth, social development and cultural vibrancy, and are
essential to a free, open, equal, democratic and sustainable society.
Vision: Maynooth University will further advance its
international standing as a leading research university,
with a vibrant postgraduate community, a distinctive
undergraduate provision, a comprehensive and
ethical approach to internationalisation, and extensive
engagement with external partners; we will be
recognised for our commitment to the public and
civic mission of the University, as a national leader in
equality and diversity, an excellent place to learn and
work, an inclusive community where students and staff
can flourish, and as making a distinctive contribution
to the national system of higher education and the
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
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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