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Foundation: 1964

Mission: Promote teaching and research on subjects that support the economic development of Greece, with an emphasis on science, technology, economic and social sciences and business administration.

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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-28OECDGreece
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +591st365th366th521st12th
Arts and Humanities +581st357th365th536th7th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 751st483rd473rd687th13th
Business, Management and Accounting 546th262nd262nd438th6th
Chemistry 680th426th426th599th15th
Computer Science 459th208th202nd352nd3rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences +410th250th254th341st10th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 373rd178th177th294th3rd
Energy 557th314th319th449th12th
Engineering +380th166th162nd285th3rd
Environmental Science 488th288th289th397th9th
Mathematics 494th270th265th406th6th
Medicine +698th424th415th629th11th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 593rd314th318th515th5th
Physics and Astronomy 594th355th347th504th10th
Psychology 694th411th410th658th8th
Social Sciences +701st376th378th608th10th

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 visualizatiĆ³n 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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