University of WestminsterUniversity

United Kingdom

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Foundation: 1838

Mission: We strive to help students from different backgrounds fulfil their potential.

Vision: We provide grounded, holistic education with wide horizons and opportunities, so that people from every background can realise their true potential, contributing to a richer, happier society.



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
Arts and Humanities 439th242nd237th401st92nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 770th480th469th693rd129th
Business, Management and Accounting 482nd219th217th386th70th
Computer Science 678th407th413th575th98th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 539th359th366th471st95th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 518th271st279th431st74th
Energy 499th260th260th385th71st
Engineering 541st312th310th444th80th
Environmental Science 257th106th102nd177th26th
Mathematics 605th371st376th507th93rd
Medicine 621st335th327th571st81st
Psychology 457th214th209th427th66th
Social Sciences 470th216th217th399th69th

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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