University of AberdeenUniversity

United Kingdom

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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 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 329th151st147th282nd32nd
Arts and Humanities 256th116th112th228th37th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 535th263rd251st462nd58th
Business, Management and Accounting 633rd316th318th512th86th
Chemistry 597th333rd327th518th75th
Computer Science 589th330th329th487th79th
Dentistry 497th193rd196th373rd31st
Earth and Planetary Sciences 322nd165th163rd256th41st
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 290th137th136th237th45th
Energy 320th113th113th217th26th
Engineering 422nd201st197th325th45th
Environmental Science 237th90th87th159th22nd
Mathematics 488th266th267th390th66th
Medicine 441st193rd184th393rd46th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 464th200th195th378th47th
Physics and Astronomy 524th296th293rd453rd61st
Psychology 252nd102nd96th239th30th
Social Sciences 326th137th134th277th43rd
Veterinary 364th131st142nd286th23rd

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 visualizatiĆ³n 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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