Universidade Federal de Ouro PretoUniversity


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Foundation: 1969

Mission: To produce and disseminate scientific, technological, social, cultural, heritage and environmental knowledge, contributing to the formation of the subject as an ethical, critical-reflexive, creative, entrepreneurial, humanist and agent of change in the construction of a just society, developed socio-economically, sovereign and democratic.

Vision: To be a university of excellence and recognized for its academic, scientific, technological and cultural production and integration committed to the country's socioeconomic development.

History: ufop.br


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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 area

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

AreaWorldLatin AmericaBRIICSIBEROAMERICABrazil
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 691st94th258th192nd43rd
Arts and Humanities 541st69th126th119th33rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 857th75th327th220th35th
Business, Management and Accounting 808th75th254th147th37th
Chemistry 755th87th419th199th47th
Computer Science 669th65th277th135th34th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 467th47th199th109th17th
Energy 616th71st343rd146th32nd
Engineering 631st80th304th152nd41st
Environmental Science 617th88th350th175th40th
Mathematics 646th69th275th137th33rd
Medicine 763rd87th295th194th49th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 912th121st418th233rd69th
Physics and Astronomy 770th111th373rd199th48th
Social Sciences 762nd123rd260th193rd63rd

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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