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Foundation: 1829

Mission: The University of Stuttgart’s mission statement describes the way the University conceives of itself and on what it bases its actions. The mission statement informs all goals the university sets and the actions it undertakes. These are its key propositions: The University of Stuttgart is a leading, technically-oriented German university with a global presence. Basic research that is both insight-oriented and practically-relevant is the key to its functioning. The University educates not only outstanding experts in their chosen domains but also personalities who think globally and interactively and act responsibly for the sake of science, society, and the economy. Through its research and teaching, it fosters the general welfare and contributes to economic success. As an employer, it creates space for diversity and equal opportunity as well as fair treatment for all – regardless of status, age, ethnicity and gender. The University of Stuttgart advocates for open-mindedness, individualism, and community spirit. Thanks to this culture of integration, it is able to create and pass on knowledge for a responsible shaping of our common future.

Vision: Vision addresses the question of what kind of future we see for ourselves and how our University will adapt to it.

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-27OECDGermany
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +1509th494th429th999th97th
Arts and Humanities 1110th483rd371st905th63rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1298th457th373rd955th110th
Business, Management and Accounting 611th251st170th447th29th
Chemistry 1707th603rd504th1109th130th
Computer Science 307th81st61st190th19th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1253rd453rd387th794th65th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1657th514th478th1016th79th
Energy 636th159th128th339th32nd
Engineering +431st113th84th257th19th
Environmental Science 916th311th238th536th53rd
Mathematics 358th108th83rd216th27th
Medicine 964th339th265th701st70th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 669th194th159th461st39th
Physics and Astronomy 734th239th189th512th62nd
Psychology 611th244th172nd542nd44th
Social Sciences +721st300th222nd570th46th

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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