The University of HullUniversity

United Kingdom

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Foundation: 1927

Mission: The University of Hull’s Royal Charter describes its purpose and mission to “…advance education, scholarship, knowledge and understanding by teaching and research, for the benefit of individuals and society at large”.

Vision: The University of Hull will be recognised for academic excellence that empowers people to shape the future.


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 EuropeEU-28OECDUnited Kingdom
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +529th310th310th459th79th
Arts and Humanities +428th230th231st390th80th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 754th486th476th690th129th
Business, Management and Accounting 335th149th147th265th57th
Chemistry 572nd330th323rd492nd78th
Computer Science 559th299th290th449th65th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +353rd193rd197th284th54th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 365th170th169th286th52nd
Energy 336th137th134th237th30th
Engineering +424th207th202nd329th47th
Environmental Science 317th135th133rd230th37th
Mathematics 530th305th299th442nd80th
Medicine +688th414th405th619th104th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 679th390th396th601st90th
Physics and Astronomy 513th277th269th424th52nd
Psychology 538th277th275th504th88th
Social Sciences +508th233rd231st425th75th

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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