Universite de FribourgUniversity


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Foundation: 1889

Mission: In order to fulfil the task assigned to it by the Canton of Fribourg in the University Act and making full use of its autonomy, the University of Fribourg promotes quality, responsibility and readiness to engage in dialogue.

Vision: Information not localized

History: www3.unifr.ch

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 EuropeOECDSwitzerland
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +501st284th431st19th
Arts and Humanities +491st279th447th12th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 665th399th601st25th
Business, Management and Accounting 702nd351st569th12th
Chemistry 364th150th290th14th
Computer Science 607th344th497th23rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences +428th266th359th13th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 514th275th422nd9th
Energy 306th117th211th4th
Engineering +404th187th309th14th
Environmental Science 306th125th220th8th
Mathematics 532nd307th444th22nd
Medicine +609th341st541st20th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 493rd229th417th18th
Physics and Astronomy 448th216th360th14th
Psychology 526th267th493rd13th
Social Sciences +641st326th549th15th

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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