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Foundation: 1974

Mission: The University of Split will contribute to the society through development of higher education and lifelong learning, scientific research, artistic creation and professional activity on high stardards of excellence, ethics and moral. As a public institution, the University of Split treasures the knowledge as a public good, which is to be generated and enhanced continuously through research and innovation, embedding it into the local and wider community, especially into the economy through knowledge and technology transfer. Knowledge generation and the concern for its constant enhancement, dissemination and sharing are the soures from which the University derives its strength and autonomy. The key activity of the University of Split is to attract and motivate the students to use their education opportunity up to its maximum, and constantly encourage them to engage themselves in research, innovations, creative challenges and especially in taking up leadership roles in their profession and the society. Having all of this in mind, we approach the idea of an individual as a social being to whom the University needs to offer cultural, humanitarian, sports and spiritual development and international experience.

Vision: The University of Split is a middle-sized university in the European Union, aiming to become the leading regional University in this part of Europe, with a strong Mediterranean orientation. The University of Split seeks to become a recognisable European university. Being the cradle of Croatian statehood and literacy, our strength lies in the centuries-long cultural, spiritual and material heritage. The key task of the University of Split is to conduct teaching, scientific research, artistic creation and professional activity, based upon principles of quality control and assurance and EU standards.


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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-27Croatia
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +2472nd135th699th4th
Arts and Humanities +1086th76th362nd3rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3472nd138th1104th4th
Business, Management and Accounting 880th34th270th2nd
Chemistry 3847th251st1046th6th
Computer Science 1872nd73rd574th3rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1925th145th583rd2nd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1265th95th397th2nd
Energy 2406th178th651st2nd
Engineering +1423rd32nd417th3rd
Environmental Science 2672nd185th771st3rd
Mathematics 1651st81st511th2nd
Medicine +3245th130th956th3rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 2244th118th632nd3rd
Physics and Astronomy 2463rd175th787th4th
Psychology 1589th57th491st4th
Social Sciences +1673rd102nd527th3rd

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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