Can Tho UniversityUniversity

Viet Nam

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Foundation: 1966

Mission: Can Tho University operates its resources to be the leading national institution for education, research and technology transfer, making significant contributions to the development of high quality human resources, fostering the talents and the advancement of science and technology to cater for the regional and national socio-economic development. Can Tho University is the crucial driving force for the development of the Mekong Delta region.

Vision: Can Tho University targets to be one of the leading higher education institutions in Vietnam and recognized as one of the top universities in Asia-Pacific in training and research in 2022.


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.

AreaWorldAsiatic RegionViet Nam
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +3283rd1003rd17th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 4694th1491st14th
Business, Management and Accounting 2020th549th20th
Chemistry 4228th1556th29th
Computer Science 3371st1181st25th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +2118th643rd11th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1719th472nd17th
Energy 3276th1212th16th
Engineering +2914th1024th13th
Environmental Science 3915th1337th20th
Mathematics 3665th1265th32nd
Medicine +3702nd1051st10th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 3562nd1121st12th
Physics and Astronomy 3402nd1226th17th
Social Sciences +2636th640th15th
Veterinary 1015th216th3rd

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?

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  • Health
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