Universidade Federal do ParanaUniversity


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Foundation: 1912

Mission: Fostering, building and disseminating knowledge, contributing to the formation of citizens and sustainable human development.

Vision: Information not localized

History: www.ufpr.br


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 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 341st12th53rd36th7th
Arts and Humanities 492nd37th90th84th14th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 842nd64th314th208th29th
Business, Management and Accounting 635th28th144th83rd16th
Chemistry 697th52nd362nd164th26th
Computer Science 596th28th206th86th15th
Dentistry 383rd43rd69th58th37th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 348th15th113th41st5th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 467th21st132nd52nd12th
Energy 551st40th286th110th15th
Engineering 553rd29th227th97th12th
Environmental Science 442nd16th194th71st7th
Mathematics 595th38th227th100th21st
Medicine 649th24th187th104th14th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 721st51st255th133rd32nd
Physics and Astronomy 658th52nd267th135th18th
Psychology 691st51st109th117th23rd
Social Sciences 541st22nd97th67th12th
Veterinary 191st11th32nd23rd9th

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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