Mission: The mission of the HELLENIC OPEN UNIVERSITY (HOU) is to provide high-quality university education via distance learning at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. For that purpose, it develops and implements appropriate learning material and methods of teaching. The promotion of scientific research, as well as the development of the relevant technology and methodology in the area of distance learning, fall within the scope of the its objectives.
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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.
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.
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.
|Arts and Humanities||628th||387th||405th||582nd||11th|
|Business, Management and Accounting||799th||412th||432nd||659th||12th|
|Earth and Planetary Sciences||405th||245th||249th||336th||9th|
|Economics, Econometrics and Finance||686th||379th||401st||583rd||17th|
|Physics and Astronomy||600th||361st||353rd||510th||12th|
|Social Sciences +||820th||475th||486th||726th||21st|
|Arts and Humanities||552nd||330th||348th||512th||9th|
|Business, Management and Accounting||772nd||392nd||413th||639th||12th|
|Earth and Planetary Sciences||319th||175th||175th||256th||7th|
|Economics, Econometrics and Finance||649th||353rd||375th||553rd||17th|
|Physics and Astronomy||435th||248th||249th||373rd||7th|
|Social Sciences +||749th||410th||425th||670th||19th|
|Civil and Structural Engineering||487th||217th||222nd||355th||6th|
|Civil and Structural Engineering||440th||191st||196th||322nd||6th|
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.