Northern Border UniversityUniversity

Saudi Arabia

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Foundation: 2007

Mission: We are a regionally serving comprehensive university committed to educational excellence. Guided by our core values, heritage and place, we deliver innovative educational programs characterized by outcomes that leverage the human, economic, cultural, natural resources and mining of the Northern Border’s region and beyond.

Vision: We aspire to become a distinctive university trusted and recognized for our core competency-based academic programs, research and innovation, and service across the region and the Kingdom.



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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
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 929th117th60th18th
Chemistry 754th133rd69th21st
Computer Science 741st156th119th29th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 658th77th44th10th
Engineering 653rd151st95th28th
Mathematics 691st159th96th23rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 802nd101st49th14th
Physics and Astronomy 753rd151st78th19th

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.

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