General information on ranking

Name of the ranking SCImago Institutions Ranking
Geographical scope global
Status of the ranking independent
E-mail of person in charge of ranking getintouch@scimagolab.com
Website of the ranking http://www.scimagoir.com/rankings.php?sector=Highe...
Publication frequency annual
First year of publication 2009
Most recent year of publication 2017
Ranking organization Scimago Lab
Website of the methodology http://www.scimagoir.com/methodology.php

Additional information

  • Type of publication: internet
  • Internet users access to ranking: open access
  • Language of publication: English
  • Main target groups: higher education institutions,policymakers, governments and funding agencies,employers,quality assurance, accreditation, and recognition organizations,
  • Level of comparison: institutional
  • Major dimensions covered: research, innovation, knowledge transfer, social engagement, web presence
  • Structure of presentation: ordinary presentation (league tables)
  • Data sources: third-party database (data not provided by HEI), Other: PATSTAT, Google, Ahrefs
  • Quality assurance of ranking: periodic consultancy, advisory board
  • Website of the ranking organization: http://www.scimagolab.com