N.I. Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod *University

Russian Federation

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Foundation: 1916

Mission: The University of Nizhni Novgorod sees its mission as maintaining and strengthening the role of UNN as one of the leading institutes of Russian higher education which is engaged in: research-based training of highly skilled graduates capable of making an effective contribution to Russia's development; the development of fundamental and applied research as essentials for the provision of high quality education and as sources of new knowledge and technologies that provide solutions to pressing social and economic problems ; the development of a knowledge and technology transfer culture common to all universities; making a significant contribution to the development of Russian education and participation in the efforts of Russia's universities to form an integrated system of higher education in Europe; active influence on socio-economic, cultural and ethic development of the Nizhni Novgorod region and the Volga Federal District.

Vision: Information not localized

History: eng.unn.ru

Subordinate organizations:

  • Radiophysical Research Institute
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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.

AreaWorldEastern EuropeBRIICSRussian Federation
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +2964th147th651st10th
Arts and Humanities +1528th132nd200th47th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3829th171st767th27th
Business, Management and Accounting 2083rd161st422nd23rd
Chemistry 4333rd307th1238th79th
Computer Science 3628th242nd914th48th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +3231st290th938th124th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1730th133rd368th26th
Energy 3704th329th1131st115th
Engineering +3702nd250th1042nd64th
Environmental Science 3494th244th937th71st
Mathematics 2815th175th667th36th
Medicine +3268th126th639th20th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1705th69th342nd18th
Physics and Astronomy 3257th252nd895th81st
Social Sciences +3123rd229th596th59th

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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