Princess Nourah bint Abdul Rahman UniversityUniversity

Saudi Arabia

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Foundation: 1970

Mission: It is a comprehensive university for women, which is characterized by its educational leadership and scientific research, and contributes to building the knowledge economy with a community and global partnership.

Vision: To be the beacon of women for knowledge and values.



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

AreaWorldMiddle EastARAB COUNTRIESSaudi Arabia
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 818th133rd72nd15th
Arts and Humanities 655th93rd31st7th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1023rd186th99th27th
Business, Management and Accounting 764th66th34th6th
Chemistry 871st205th107th27th
Computer Science 713th140th100th22nd
Dentistry 309th29th14th6th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 548th79th49th9th
Engineering 696th173rd120th31st
Environmental Science 642nd121st57th12th
Mathematics 649th123rd67th19th
Medicine 828th128th64th24th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 824th110th54th16th
Physics and Astronomy 849th186th113th25th
Psychology 855th82nd16th5th
Social Sciences 819th131st65th18th

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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