The University of Manchester *University

United Kingdom

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Foundation: 1824

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: We will be recognised globally for the excellence of our people, research, learning and innovation, and for the benefits we bring to society and the environment.


Subordinate organizations:

  • The Cockcroft Institute
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 +595th214th417th30th
Arts and Humanities +34th11th31st6th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 181st46th136th12th
Business, Management and Accounting 18th3rd9th2nd
Chemistry 293rd73rd202nd17th
Computer Science 240th50th138th11th
Dentistry 146th57th98th9th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +316th88th174th22nd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 35th10th23rd6th
Energy 209th41st96th6th
Engineering +135th22nd65th5th
Environmental Science 162nd30th63rd8th
Mathematics 178th41st95th9th
Medicine +158th42nd128th8th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 382nd103rd254th16th
Physics and Astronomy 298th80th199th12th
Psychology 83rd24th79th6th
Social Sciences +44th10th33rd7th

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?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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