Ural Federal UniversityUniversity

Russian Federation

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Foundation: 1920

Mission: The Mission of Ural Federal University is increasing competitiveness, re-industrialization, formation of human, scientific and technological potential, sustainable modernization of traditional economy branches and development of postindustrial economy branches of the Ural Federal District.

Vision: To form the research, education and innovation cluster in the Ural Federal District, become the leader in the spheres of natural sciences, engineering and humanities and join the ranks of the global leading educational and competence centres. The strategic aim for the University at the first stage of the Development plan is to become the leader among Russian federal universities and higher educational institutions of the Ural Federal District in the spheres of education, research and innovation.

History: urfu.ru

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.

AreaWorldEastern EuropeBRIICSRussian Federation
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +3136th198th776th32nd
Arts and Humanities +553rd30th53rd10th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 4658th280th1032nd58th
Business, Management and Accounting 683rd21st115th7th
Chemistry 1050th10th269th3rd
Computer Science 2437th143rd529th28th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +2083rd167th598th76th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 651st29th127th12th
Energy 2591st201st720th48th
Engineering +2283rd120th559th28th
Environmental Science 2872nd209th759th69th
Mathematics 1832nd90th389th19th
Medicine +4573rd239th924th52nd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 3199th203rd779th47th
Physics and Astronomy 1978th104th446th39th
Psychology 872nd19th79th4th
Social Sciences +760th24th95th9th

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.

Where is the institution located?

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