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Higher Education

Country Netherlands  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Netherlands
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Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Education
Law
PublisherSpringer Netherlands
Publication typeJournals
ISSN00181560, 1573174X
Coverage1972-2020
Scope Higher Education is recognised as the leading international journal of Higher Education studies, publishing twelve separate numbers each year. Since its establishment in 1972, Higher Education has followed educational developments throughout the world in universities, polytechnics, colleges, and vocational and education institutions. It has actively endeavoured to report on developments in both public and private Higher Education sectors. Contributions have come from leading scholars from different countries while articles have tackled the problems of teachers as well as students, and of planners as well as administrators.

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Quartiles

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

CategoryYearQuartile
Education1999Q2
Education2000Q3
Education2001Q3
Education2002Q2
Education2003Q2
Education2004Q1
Education2005Q2
Education2006Q1
Education2007Q1
Education2008Q1
Education2009Q1
Education2010Q1
Education2011Q1
Education2012Q1
Education2013Q1
Education2014Q1
Education2015Q1
Education2016Q1
Education2017Q1
Education2018Q1
Education2019Q1
Law1999Q1
Law2000Q2
Law2001Q2
Law2002Q1
Law2003Q1
Law2004Q1
Law2005Q1
Law2006Q1
Law2007Q1
Law2008Q1
Law2009Q1
Law2010Q1
Law2011Q1
Law2012Q1
Law2013Q1
Law2014Q1
Law2015Q1
Law2016Q1
Law2017Q1
Law2018Q1
Law2019Q1
SJR

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

YearSJR
19990.556
20000.260
20010.257
20020.437
20030.436
20040.506
20050.481
20060.779
20070.866
20081.202
20091.029
20100.949
20111.453
20121.366
20131.303
20141.291
20151.813
20161.596
20171.782
20181.681
20191.731
Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)19990.707
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.694
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.542
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.715
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.937
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.939
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.148
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20061.387
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.617
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.155
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20092.075
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.955
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.396
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.479
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.811
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.709
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.831
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.058
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.769
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.563
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20194.340
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.707
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.496
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.573
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.780
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.859
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.896
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20051.077
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20061.371
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.483
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.033
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.731
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.778
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.189
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.319
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.542
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.609
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.427
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.680
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.645
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.408
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20194.361
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.447
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.674
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.540
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.820
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.785
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.883
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20061.245
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.520
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.388
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.386
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.600
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.989
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.800
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.446
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.054
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.010
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.142
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.221
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.327
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20194.089
Total Cites 
Self-Cites

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites199915
Self Cites20002
Self Cites20011
Self Cites200223
Self Cites20039
Self Cites200425
Self Cites200518
Self Cites200611
Self Cites200723
Self Cites200821
Self Cites200950
Self Cites201031
Self Cites201142
Self Cites201251
Self Cites201359
Self Cites201471
Self Cites201582
Self Cites201668
Self Cites201778
Self Cites2018110
Self Cites2019123
Total Cites199999
Total Cites200066
Total Cites200175
Total Cites200299
Total Cites2003116
Total Cites2004120
Total Cites2005153
Total Cites2006196
Total Cites2007224
Total Cites2008372
Total Cites2009379
Total Cites2010464
Total Cites2011580
Total Cites2012626
Total Cites2013689
Total Cites2014720
Total Cites2015716
Total Cites2016847
Total Cites2017828
Total Cites20181087
Total Cites20191413
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document19990.600
External Cites per document20000.481
External Cites per document20010.565
External Cites per document20020.598
External Cites per document20030.793
External Cites per document20040.709
External Cites per document20050.951
External Cites per document20061.294
External Cites per document20071.331
External Cites per document20081.918
External Cites per document20091.502
External Cites per document20101.659
External Cites per document20112.030
External Cites per document20122.130
External Cites per document20132.325
External Cites per document20142.351
External Cites per document20152.149
External Cites per document20162.465
External Cites per document20172.396
External Cites per document20183.063
External Cites per document20193.981
Cites per document19990.707
Cites per document20000.496
Cites per document20010.573
Cites per document20020.780
Cites per document20030.859
Cites per document20040.896
Cites per document20051.077
Cites per document20061.371
Cites per document20071.483
Cites per document20082.033
Cites per document20091.731
Cites per document20101.778
Cites per document20112.189
Cites per document20122.319
Cites per document20132.542
Cites per document20142.609
Cites per document20152.427
Cites per document20162.680
Cites per document20172.645
Cites per document20183.408
Cites per document20194.361
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
199910.00
20006.52
200112.20
200213.46
20032.17
20048.16
200512.24
20067.55
20077.23
200812.79
200914.43
201014.12
201117.58
201217.71
201318.89
201419.09
201520.83
201620.65
201720.34
201824.81
201923.67
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20034
Non-citable documents20045
Non-citable documents20055
Non-citable documents20061
Non-citable documents20070
Non-citable documents20082
Non-citable documents20093
Non-citable documents20105
Non-citable documents20113
Non-citable documents20123
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20164
Non-citable documents20179
Non-citable documents201811
Non-citable documents201915
Citable documents1999140
Citable documents2000133
Citable documents2001131
Citable documents2002127
Citable documents2003135
Citable documents2004134
Citable documents2005142
Citable documents2006143
Citable documents2007151
Citable documents2008183
Citable documents2009219
Citable documents2010261
Citable documents2011265
Citable documents2012270
Citable documents2013271
Citable documents2014276
Citable documents2015295
Citable documents2016316
Citable documents2017313
Citable documents2018319
Citable documents2019324
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents199989
Uncited documents200091
Uncited documents200178
Uncited documents200259
Uncited documents200366
Uncited documents200471
Uncited documents200565
Uncited documents200662
Uncited documents200759
Uncited documents200866
Uncited documents200973
Uncited documents201082
Uncited documents201174
Uncited documents201277
Uncited documents201364
Uncited documents201460
Uncited documents201574
Uncited documents201664
Uncited documents201764
Uncited documents201852
Uncited documents201947
Cited documents199951
Cited documents200042
Cited documents200153
Cited documents200268
Cited documents200373
Cited documents200468
Cited documents200582
Cited documents200682
Cited documents200792
Cited documents2008119
Cited documents2009149
Cited documents2010184
Cited documents2011194
Cited documents2012196
Cited documents2013208
Cited documents2014217
Cited documents2015222
Cited documents2016256
Cited documents2017258
Cited documents2018278
Cited documents2019292
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