Umm Al-Qura UniversityUniversity

Saudi Arabia

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Foundation: 1949

Mission: Provision of distinctive scientific education and research that serve the community and Hajj and Umrah, and contribute to the development of the knowledge-based economy in accordance with the Saudi Vision 2030.

Vision: Local and regional excellence in education, scientific research, community service and entrepreneurship

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 COUNTRIESSaudi Arabia
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +613th88th51st12th
Arts and Humanities +700th109th43rd11th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 899th167th102nd29th
Business, Management and Accounting 859th122nd83rd14th
Chemistry 806th183rd100th25th
Computer Science 618th54th30th6th
Dentistry 380th63rd33rd16th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 556th129th88th12th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 715th118th67th15th
Energy 617th141st89th17th
Engineering +555th97th52nd15th
Environmental Science 604th137th94th16th
Mathematics 615th102nd62nd16th
Medicine +790th116th60th22nd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 681st94th49th12th
Physics and Astronomy 704th141st83rd19th
Psychology 780th97th28th6th
Social Sciences +705th44th21st7th

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 visualizatiĆ³n 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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