Brno University of TechnologyUniversity

Czech Republic

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Foundation: 1899

Mission: BUT is a technically oriented university which emphasises creative activities, co-operation with the industry and application sphere, and providing education in technical, artistic, and economic fields. Its competencies bring added value to the industry and state administration, enriching not only the offer of high-quality education in the Czech Republic and Europe, but also the science and research in the fields of its expertise.

Vision: As one of the most prominent universities in the Czech Republic, BUT strives to achieve excellence, in particular in the areas of its main mission, i.e. in the area of teaching, creative activities, co-operation with the industry, and in the society. Our key priority is to attract talented secondary school students who are interested in the fields of study offered at BUT and to support their development throughout the whole course, and after the completion, of their studies, for the benefit of the Czech Republic in the context of international competition, which keeps getting stronger.

Overall percentile
Research percentile
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-27OECDCzech Republic
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +1209th35th333rd799th10th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3161st110th1013th2245th21st
Business, Management and Accounting 1093rd54th327th756th4th
Chemistry 2767th112th861st1708th17th
Computer Science 775th16th210th534th2nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 1779th120th537th1094th9th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 824th44th251st565th5th
Energy 1429th68th363rd820th6th
Engineering +862nd13th214th556th3rd
Environmental Science 1268th40th337th761st7th
Mathematics 506th11th134th319th2nd
Medicine +2391st69th722nd1696th12th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 2719th161st750th1726th23rd
Physics and Astronomy 2262nd143rd732nd1431st13th
Social Sciences +1099th51st350th835th5th

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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