Foshan UniversityUniversity


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Foundation: 1958

Mission: To implement policies concerning foreign affairs according to regulations and rules by the nation as well as by the university; to serve compatriots from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan and coordinate their efforts for Chinese nation unity; to assist faculties bridging cross-cultural communications and interdisciplinary cooperation; to facilitate students, home and abroad, overcoming cultural phobia and acclimatizing themselves to overseas life

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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

AreaWorldAsiatic RegionBRIICSChina
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 673rd295th242nd193rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 846th406th318th299th
Chemistry 590th331st264th250th
Computer Science 574th254th191st162nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 518th262nd247th189th
Energy 525th319th262nd229th
Engineering 626th365th299th256th
Environmental Science 499th275th239th201st
Mathematics 624th314th254th215th
Medicine 692nd293rd228th211th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 690th282nd230th186th
Physics and Astronomy 723rd392nd328th261st
Veterinary 325th65th63rd32nd

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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