Walailak UniversityUniversity


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Foundation: 1992

Mission: Walailak University aims to discover, seek, maintain and disseminate knowlege and acedemic excellence for the progress of society. At the heart of its obligation is to develop individuals who are both professionally-proficient and morally strong. The University's Four Commitments:To lead high level training of students based on world standards, consistent with socio-economic develpment of the South of Thailand and Thailand as a whole; To conduct studies, research in order to develop new knowledge that can be of benefit to national productivity, and can help enhance international competitiveness of Thailand; To provide and share expertise and technical services to organizations, both private and government sectors, including research and training and technological transfer in areas that can help develop the region and country; To act as a center for the conservation and restoration of art and culture.

Vision: To be an institution of good governance, a source of knowledge for critical problems facing the nation, to unfailingly address community needs, and to strive for international recognition for excellence.

History: www.wu.ac.th

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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.

AreaWorldAsiatic RegionThailand
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +672nd425th24th
Arts and Humanities 668th220th11th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 978th590th24th
Business, Management and Accounting 769th277th11th
Chemistry 890th599th26th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 548th357th20th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 460th150th2nd
Environmental Science 598th420th22nd
Mathematics 764th455th22nd
Medicine +850th482nd21st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 777th439th19th
Social Sciences +688th214th5th
Veterinary 640th173rd11th

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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