Swansea UniversityUniversity

United Kingdom

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Foundation: 1920

Mission: Swansea University aims to provide an inclusive and supportive working and learning environment, which is free from unfair discrimination and enables staff and students to fulfil their personal potential.

Vision: Together, we will transform lives and futures by providing an outstanding academic environment with a balance of excellence between world-class teaching and research, driving impact that is enabled by effective regional and global collaborations.

History: www.swansea.ac.uk

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.

AreaWorldWestern EuropeOECDUnited Kingdom
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +1012th391st707th65th
Arts and Humanities +532nd226th458th61st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1741st633rd1291st97th
Business, Management and Accounting 190th71st129th33rd
Chemistry 1003rd331st690th55th
Computer Science 622nd185th412th39th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1049th372nd659th62nd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 535th199th348th51st
Energy 685th174th388th37th
Engineering +581st152nd368th35th
Environmental Science 593rd156th323rd29th
Mathematics 739th223rd478th47th
Medicine +1773rd630th1271st98th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1385th451st967th70th
Physics and Astronomy 888th293rd610th48th
Psychology 402nd147th356th42nd
Social Sciences +469th164th358th45th

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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