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Foundation: 1951

Mission: The Lebanese University is the only public institution in Lebanon carrying out the functions of the public higher education with its various majors and degrees, scientific research, and continuous training through: - Dissemination of knowledge and culture; - Provision of scientifically qualified human resources; - Community service through studies and continuous training to meet the needs of development; - Scientific presence at the national, regional and global levels; - Deepening social and national integration; - Instilling human values in the heart of citizens.

Vision: Information not localized

History: ul.edu.lb

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.

AreaWorldMiddle EastARAB COUNTRIESLebanon
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +622nd95th54th2nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 789th81st42nd4th
Business, Management and Accounting 892nd144th97th5th
Chemistry 707th108th46th2nd
Computer Science 638th65th39th4th
Dentistry 341st49th26th1st
Earth and Planetary Sciences 378th30th17th2nd
Energy 549th94th50th2nd
Engineering +550th93rd49th3rd
Environmental Science 516th75th38th2nd
Mathematics 605th94th57th4th
Medicine +786th112th58th3rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 665th87th42nd5th
Physics and Astronomy 660th103rd54th2nd
Psychology 749th78th22nd4th
Social Sciences +733rd58th27th2nd

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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