Universite des Sciences et de la Technologie Houari BoumedieneUniversity


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Foundation: 1974

Mission: The USTHB's missions are graduate and postgraduate training and research, whose type of organization and management will evolve within the framework of the reforms that will affect the Algerian University. Its ambition is to ensure a quality education, in accordance with international standards, which does not ignore the opening towards arts and letters and the integration of the student in society.

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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.

AreaWorldAfricaARAB COUNTRIESAlgeria
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +3996th211th182nd18th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 5260th189th209th4th
Chemistry 4321st171st214th17th
Computer Science 2598th53rd111th4th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +2972nd93rd96th2nd
Energy 2529th75th115th9th
Engineering +3187th91st165th11th
Environmental Science 4512th217th215th18th
Mathematics 2718th83rd124th13th
Medicine 4788th172nd186th3rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 3423rd110th141st1st
Physics and Astronomy 3432nd87th143rd7th
Social Sciences +2677th80th80th1st
Veterinary 1001st74th56th2nd

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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