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Foundation: 1971

Mission: AN INTERACTIVE NETWORK: NATURAL SCIENCES AND ENGINEERING, THE ARTS, HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES. The University of Kassel – founded as an original model comprehensive university in 1971 as a result of educational reforms – is characterized by a multilayered competence network that is unusual in Germany, focused on nature, technology, art and society.

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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 area

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 646th389th393rd579th101st
Arts and Humanities 521st315th313th483rd63rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 948th612th623rd869th178th
Business, Management and Accounting 315th139th139th250th12th
Chemistry 696th408th411th611th131st
Computer Science 605th344th345th503rd101st
Earth and Planetary Sciences 475th307th306th407th78th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 357th178th176th292nd30th
Energy 421st192nd191st310th47th
Engineering 488th264th260th391st77th
Environmental Science 464th274th268th376th75th
Mathematics 552nd322nd325th454th104th
Medicine 846th540th534th795th142nd
Physics and Astronomy 607th371st372nd535th120th
Psychology 526th266th259th492nd54th
Social Sciences 474th220th221st403rd38th
Veterinary 412th144th162nd320th13th

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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