University of LeedsUniversity

United Kingdom

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Foundation: 1904

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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 192nd72nd71st157th16th
Arts and Humanities 70th22nd22nd63rd10th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 347th138th129th290th33rd
Business, Management and Accounting 34th12th12th26th6th
Chemistry 323rd111th105th257th28th
Computer Science 373rd150th145th281st28th
Dentistry 112th47th43rd88th8th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 86th25th24th57th5th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 89th27th27th70th11th
Energy 180th44th41st98th9th
Engineering 275th89th85th188th20th
Environmental Science 116th34th32nd65th6th
Mathematics 364th160th160th270th34th
Medicine 256th87th82nd220th22nd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 332nd116th111th263rd28th
Physics and Astronomy 331st141st136th266th29th
Psychology 194th74th69th182nd22nd
Social Sciences 50th13th13th44th9th
Veterinary 350th129th137th277th22nd

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.

Where is the institution located?

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