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Foundation: 1926

Mission: The mission of the Federal University of Viçosa is to promote, through actions integrated teaching, research and extension, the advancement of science, letters and arts, excellence, innovation, institutional development, training of citizens with technical vision, scientific and humanistic, capable of facing challenges and meeting the demands of society, and social inclusion.

Vision: To consolidate itself as an institution of excellence in teaching, research and extension, recognized by the scientific community and society, nationally and internationally.

History: www.ufv.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 303rd9th45th25th5th
Arts and Humanities 590th97th168th152nd45th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 822nd53rd296th193rd27th
Business, Management and Accounting 785th64th234th134th31st
Chemistry 702nd55th367th167th29th
Computer Science 678th70th286th141st37th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 539th94th267th163rd44th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 564th41st180th85th18th
Energy 550th39th285th109th14th
Engineering 569th37th243rd107th17th
Environmental Science 490th27th231st92nd10th
Mathematics 691st96th318th169th43rd
Medicine 722nd64th256th165th37th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 795th76th315th172nd43rd
Physics and Astronomy 712th80th317th166th34th
Social Sciences 708th82nd210th147th40th
Veterinary 226th13th35th27th11th

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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