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.



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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

AreaWorldWestern EuropeEU-28OECDUnited Kingdom
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 544th311th307th480th69th
Arts and Humanities 441st244th239th403rd93rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 767th477th466th690th128th
Business, Management and Accounting 298th129th129th236th52nd
Chemistry 620th353rd348th540th79th
Computer Science 480th232nd229th382nd51st
Earth and Planetary Sciences 340th179th177th272nd46th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 334th161st158th271st51st
Energy 340th125th125th233rd28th
Engineering 402nd183rd179th306th39th
Environmental Science 293rd133rd126th211th35th
Mathematics 454th238th238th358th60th
Medicine 710th420th411th660th120th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 669th349th348th574th84th
Physics and Astronomy 539th310th307th468th66th
Psychology 605th325th318th568th96th
Social Sciences 464th213th214th394th67th

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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