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Foundation: 1968

Mission: the mission of the Université du Québec is:
-increase the level of training of the Quebec population through increased accessibility;
-to ensure the scientific development of Quebec;
-to contribute to the development of its regions.

Vision: The Université du Québec is a network of ten autonomous academic institutions that place students at the heart of their mission and make an essential contribution:
-To the scientific advancement of Quebec society,
-To its economic prosperity, as well as its cultural and social development,
-To the development of its communities and regions,
-And to its international reach.

Subordinate organizations:


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

AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDCanada
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 421st164th361st18th
Arts and Humanities 225th97th199th9th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 705th387th628th46th
Business, Management and Accounting 136th45th107th7th
Chemistry 454th234th380th19th
Computer Science 189th58th123rd6th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 337th124th271st13th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 221st69th176th9th
Energy 264th67th172nd7th
Engineering 261st96th176th7th
Environmental Science 289th92nd208th7th
Mathematics 354th120th261st9th
Medicine 622nd343rd572nd45th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 674th327th579th37th
Physics and Astronomy 425th181st356th19th
Psychology 164th90th154th8th
Social Sciences 169th66th138th9th

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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