Hamad Bin Khalifa University *University


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Foundation: 2010

Mission: HBKU develops world-class, integrated academic programs, and national research capabilities that drive collaboration with the world’s best institutions, cultivating leaders for the future, propelling Qatar’s knowledge-based economy and shaping novel solutions for a global impact.

Vision: HBKU is committed to actively contribute to achieving the Qatar National Vision 2030 by building and cultivating human capacity through an enriching academic experience and an innovative research ecosystem. Through applying creativity to knowledge, students will have the opportunity to discover innovative solutions that are locally relevant and have a global impact.

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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.

AreaWorldMiddle EastARAB COUNTRIESQatar
Arts and Humanities +512th22nd7th2nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 601st21st9th4th
Business, Management and Accounting 663rd37th23rd2nd
Chemistry 495th31st13th3rd
Computer Science 296th8th6th3rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 128th2nd2nd1st
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 592nd70th34th2nd
Energy 329th19th10th2nd
Engineering +363rd16th8th3rd
Environmental Science 366th21st12th2nd
Mathematics 307th8th6th3rd
Medicine +545th22nd7th3rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 347th16th7th1st
Physics and Astronomy 557th44th21st4th
Psychology 685th43rd12th2nd
Social Sciences +519th11th4th3rd

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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