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Foundation: 1977

Mission: SLU develops the understanding and sustainable use and management of biological natural resources. This is achieved by research, education and environmental monitoring and assessment, in collaboration with the surrounding community.

Vision: SLU is a world-class university in the fields of life and environmental sciences.

History: www.slu.se

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.

AreaWorldWestern EuropeEU-27NORDIC COUNTRIESOECDSweden
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +68th17th15th3rd39th2nd
Arts and Humanities 846th374th279th36th710th13th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1564th567th460th41st1150th16th
Business, Management and Accounting 1011th389th301st50th706th18th
Chemistry 1649th575th472nd39th1064th14th
Computer Science 2431st788th741st59th1500th24th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1272nd457th390th40th805th13th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 520th200th148th26th359th10th
Energy 1106th312th264th29th622nd9th
Engineering +1361st484th398th39th900th16th
Environmental Science 202nd45th34th3rd92nd1st
Mathematics 2574th770th740th56th1504th18th
Medicine +1815th629th529th52nd1285th17th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 2777th802nd766th57th1753rd17th
Psychology 1347th541st414th57th1117th17th
Social Sciences +514th200th145th27th411th9th
Veterinary 36th8th6th1st26th1st

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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  • Companies
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