Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do NorteUniversity


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Foundation: 1958

Mission: Educate, produce and disseminate universal knowledge. Contribute to human development. Commitment to social justice, democracy and citizenship.

Vision: Connected with the reality of this new decade and considering that it has conquered in its sixty years of activity, UFRN assumes as its future vision its consolidation as an innovative and inclusive University, socially referenced, recognized nationally and internationally for its academic and managerial excellence.

History: www.ufrn.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 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.

AreaWorldLatin AmericaBRIICSIBEROAMERICABrazil
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +567th85th270th174th41st
Arts and Humanities +562nd56th121st114th22nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 829th109th387th256th52nd
Business, Management and Accounting 827th79th279th151st40th
Chemistry 755th74th419th205th33rd
Computer Science 634th29th237th95th18th
Dentistry 152nd17th32nd22nd16th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +448th64th253rd121st27th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 644th71st251st130th35th
Energy 621st81st373rd157th36th
Engineering +544th43rd274th113th21st
Environmental Science 516th61st304th136th25th
Mathematics 601st50th244th108th24th
Medicine +744th73rd306th191st41st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 675th53rd286th142nd30th
Physics and Astronomy 631st64th290th143rd26th
Psychology 568th30th79th78th17th
Social Sciences +699th47th191st117th18th
Veterinary 559th94th144th129th62nd

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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