Universidade do Estado do Rio de JaneiroUniversity


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Foundation: 1950

Mission: The mission of the State University of Rio de Janeiro is to promote and disseminate the knowledge of science and technology, culture and the arts, through teaching, research and extension, within benchmarks of excellence in all fields of knowledge, maintaining an environment of respect for diversity and free debate of ideas, training professionals capable of constant critical learning, prepared to act based on ethical principles and with a view to the full exercise of citizenship, thus contributing to the sustainable development of society. As a public institution, its mission is based on principles of equality and plurality: it was also a forerunner in the implementation of the system for reserving entrance tickets via vestibular.

Vision: Information not localized

History: www.uerj.br

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.

AreaWorldLatin AmericaBRIICSIBEROAMERICABrazil
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +647th147th346th244th80th
Arts and Humanities +538th40th107th97th14th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 848th123rd405th272nd60th
Business, Management and Accounting 874th105th316th180th49th
Chemistry 831st122nd487th256th64th
Computer Science 729th81st326th155th42nd
Dentistry 180th19th37th25th17th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +471st82nd276th142nd38th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 668th78th266th140th38th
Energy 622nd82nd374th158th37th
Engineering +572nd63rd302nd134th39th
Environmental Science 566th100th352nd177th48th
Mathematics 653rd83rd291st145th42nd
Medicine +715th53rd280th163rd31st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 781st106th381st214th55th
Physics and Astronomy 662nd84th321st164th33rd
Psychology 495th18th59th56th10th
Social Sciences +558th19th106th74th9th

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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