Rectorate, UIN News Online – UIN Jakarta managed to obtain the 3rd rank on the Nationwide Google Scholar Citations. This position puts UIN Jakarta at the first position for State Islamic Higher Education Institution (PTKIN).
According to webometric page (http://www.webometrics.info/en/node/169), Friday, (1/20), The position of UIN Jakarta is located right under Universitas Gajah Mada (UGM) and Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB). Moreover, the rankings put UIN Jakarta over Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia (UPI), Universitas Indonesia (UI), and Universitas Diponegoro (UNDIP).
As for PTKIN, UIN Jakarta is above UIN Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta dan UIN Sunan Gunung Djati Bandung.
For information, Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engines that indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines. Released in beta in November 2004, the Google Scholar index includes most peer-reviewed online academic journals and books, conference papers, theses and dissertations, preprints, abstracts, technical reports, and other scholarly literature, including court opinions and patents.
The Rector of UIN Jakarta, Prof Dr. Dede Rosyada previously said that Google Scholar Citations is a measurement that considered in the development of current and future UIN Jakarta. According to him, quoting the lecturer academic works is one important indicator of the world in recognizing UIN Jakarta. (usa)