Universitat BayreuthUniversity


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Foundation: 1972

Mission: Creative, courageous, innovative, and liveable – in short, more than just a university!

Vision: The green campus of the University of Bayreuth is a meeting place of people and ideas where academic life is more varied and personal than it is at Germany's large universities. Top-notch research, state-of-the-art teaching methods, international influences, diversity, and a springboard to a successful career – these are all things the University of Bayreuth stands for.


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.

AreaWorldWestern EuropeEU-28OECDGermany
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +576th352nd354th506th102nd
Arts and Humanities +530th315th320th486th70th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 654th388th379th590th136th
Business, Management and Accounting 417th192nd189th333rd23rd
Chemistry 505th269th263rd426th83rd
Computer Science 608th345th336th498th104th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +463rd299th305th394th82nd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 464th241st245th377th46th
Energy 302nd113th110th207th27th
Engineering +366th153rd149th271st36th
Environmental Science 466th268th268th376th86th
Mathematics 486th263rd258th398th87th
Medicine +719th445th436th650th133rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 530th259th260th453rd69th
Physics and Astronomy 489th254th246th400th82nd
Psychology 619th341st338th584th81st
Social Sciences +689th365th366th596th79th

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.

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