University of DundeeUniversity

United Kingdom

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Foundation: 1881

Mission: The University's core purpose is to transform lives, locally and globally through the creation, sharing and application of knowledge.

Vision: We will be recognised as Scotland’s leading university.


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.

AreaWorldWestern EuropeOECDUnited Kingdom
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +949th367th667th61st
Arts and Humanities +607th251st516th67th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 583rd174th439th35th
Business, Management and Accounting 1027th391st701st89th
Chemistry 437th120th302nd22nd
Computer Science 1453rd483rd974th88th
Dentistry 181st72nd126th10th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 1740th603rd1083rd83rd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 594th222nd389th57th
Energy 1775th515th1013th79th
Engineering +1464th499th968th88th
Environmental Science 2276th711th1317th103rd
Mathematics 1741st572nd1093rd91st
Medicine +785th268th580th50th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 186th40th112th10th
Physics and Astronomy 929th317th641st53rd
Psychology 818th326th701st82nd
Social Sciences +792nd308th600th76th

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.

Where is the institution located?

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