Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University in WarsawUniversity


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Foundation: 1954

Mission: The mission of the UKSW is based on two foundations The UKSW is a public university, and as such is a vital link of the public system of science and higher education in Poland. We see our Homeland as the superior common good of all citizens and we want to bring in our contribution to it according to our capabilities. We also respect the national legal regulations. The UKSW is an active participant of the assessment process of its scientific and teaching activity carried out by the organs of the public administration. The UKSW is a Catholic university due to its roots and current mission. We declare our attachment to the teaching of the Catholic Church and to the universal values of which it is the keeper. Scientific research and teaching are a part of the thousand years of global tradition of Catholic Universities. Thus, the University shows particular concern about the ethical values and respect for humanity, but at the same time is open to working with students and scientists of other views.

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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.

AreaWorldEastern EuropeEU-27OECDPoland
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 3796th231st987th2151st61st
Arts and Humanities +1001st69th329th811th14th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 2918th96th945th2122nd32nd
Chemistry 3805th234th1070th2142nd73rd
Computer Science 3264th195th872nd1834th58th
Environmental Science 4326th360th1057th2221st72nd
Mathematics 3389th250th847th1813th55th
Medicine +4254th203rd1170th2795th60th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 851st18th226th587th6th
Psychology 986th26th287th828th7th
Social Sciences 3165th233rd788th1950th53rd

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.

Where is the institution located?

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