Universite de DschangUniversity


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Foundation: 1977

Mission: The University of Dschang is a public scientific and cultural institution, whose mission is to elaborate and transmit knowledge; to develop research and human training; to bring higher forms of culture and research to the highest level and at the best rate of progress; to provide access to higher education for all those who have the vocation and capacity to do so; to contribute to the support of development and social and cultural promotion, to develop the practice of bilingualism.

Vision: The University of Dschang which, like all other State universities, fulfils teaching, research and development support missions, intends to make a decisive contribution to the pursuit of the emergence objective set out in this vision: "Cameroon: an emerging, democratic and united in its diversity" by 2035.

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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 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.

Agricultural and Biological Sciences +3965th176th3rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 5341st185th5th
Chemistry 4298th160th3rd
Computer Science 3682nd131st2nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences +3279th127th2nd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1421st41st1st
Energy 3697th193rd5th
Engineering +3899th143rd2nd
Environmental Science 4714th221st4th
Mathematics 3293rd112th3rd
Medicine +4637th132nd3rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 3723rd138th4th
Physics and Astronomy 3744th106th1st
Social Sciences +3770th145th2nd
Veterinary 985th70th2nd

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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