Universidade Federal FluminenseUniversity


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Foundation: 1960

Mission: To promote, in an integrated manner, the production and diffusion of scientific, technological, artistic and cultural knowledge, and the formation of a citizen imbued with ethical values who, with technical competence, contributes to the self-sustained development of Brazil, with social responsibility.

Vision: UFF will be recognized, nationally and internationally, for the excellence of its courses and scientific production and the social impact of its activities.

History: www.uff.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 582nd45th173rd123rd22nd
Arts and Humanities 414th19th57th51st8th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 852nd71st324th216th34th
Business, Management and Accounting 615th26th134th78th14th
Chemistry 771st100th434th212th57th
Computer Science 608th33rd218th94th18th
Dentistry 42nd5th10th6th5th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 474th51st206th116th21st
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 512th28th156th66th14th
Energy 586th55th313th128th26th
Engineering 611th62nd284th134th31st
Environmental Science 610th82nd343rd169th35th
Mathematics 569th25th202nd82nd11th
Medicine 683rd39th219th130th23rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 801st81st321st177th46th
Physics and Astronomy 716th84th321st170th36th
Psychology 676th44th102nd107th21st
Social Sciences 562nd28th106th75th15th
Veterinary 295th22nd53rd43rd17th

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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