University of LeicesterUniversity

United Kingdom

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Foundation: 1957

Mission: LIIPS aims to facilitate improvement in the quality and safety of healthcare in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland by connecting people across health and academia with expertise and passion in the practice and science of improvement. It is a collaboration and commitment between frontline professionals and patients, to build a community with patient-centred values at its heart, working together to improve patient care. LIIPS adds value to partner organisations’ ongoing efforts to improve care by creating and building on synergies between organisations’ skills and interests.

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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 543rd310th306th479th68th
Arts and Humanities 179th80th76th158th32nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 495th231st219th424th51st
Business, Management and Accounting 368th164th162nd294th59th
Chemistry 382nd153rd145th312th43rd
Computer Science 460th217th212th363rd45th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 188th70th67th134th17th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 314th149th147th255th48th
Energy 599th346th351st484th88th
Engineering 520th293rd290th423rd75th
Environmental Science 455th266th260th368th70th
Mathematics 425th213th213th330th50th
Medicine 414th177th167th367th39th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 637th326th321st542nd78th
Physics and Astronomy 512th285th282nd441st60th
Psychology 467th223rd218th437th70th
Social Sciences 241st93rd91st200th33rd

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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