UM has been included in the Essential Science Indicators (ESI) database for ranking among the top 1 per cent in terms of citation frequency of published papers in 7 research fields, including
The ESI is an important indicator commonly used for evaluating the academic quality and influence of universities and research institutes in the international community. It is also one of the globally-recognized and important references for evaluating an institute’s academic development. The database only ranks fields with papers that have been ranked among the top 1 per cent in terms of citation frequency in the last 10 years. This is testament to UM’s important and continuous contributions to the various fields and the university’s international recognition in the academic circle.