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Foundation: 1961

Mission: Information not localized

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Subordinate organizations:

  • Brighton and Sussex Medical School
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 +877th341st617th55th
Arts and Humanities +134th61st121st22nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1765th644th1310th99th
Business, Management and Accounting 135th49th89th23rd
Chemistry 2106th757th1405th99th
Computer Science 817th250th557th49th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +875th309th551st54th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 91st26th59th13th
Energy 632nd161st351st33rd
Engineering +706th193rd451st43rd
Environmental Science 802nd230th453rd42nd
Mathematics 1265th416th824th80th
Medicine +1877th674th1344th103rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1772nd574th1218th87th
Physics and Astronomy 905th302nd624th51st
Psychology 206th70th190th21st
Social Sciences +135th45th107th14th

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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