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Foundation: 1367

Mission: The University of Pécs, founded among the earliest universities in Europe, is striving towards promoting the capacity building of Hungary and the European Union in the fields of research, academics, arts and health care. The University intends to play a key role in its region in terms of intellectual output, the well-being of citizens and economic development. We are committed to establishing an environment, where all forms of outside the box thinking and creativity may thrive on a wide scale of basic and applied sciences and arts. Our priority is to strengthen university-centred innovation and research to improve the quality of life of citizens. We wish to achieve our goals by educating and training outstanding professionals, scholars and artists, bringing our brightest minds home, combining traditional and innovative elements of scientific research, and building an outstanding community at our University.

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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.

AreaWorldEastern EuropeEU-27OECDHungary
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +3105th191st833rd1828th16th
Arts and Humanities +1741st174th544th1297th7th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3683rd165th1158th2536th12th
Business, Management and Accounting 2335th176th591st1360th9th
Chemistry 3648th232nd1029th2066th14th
Computer Science 2682nd173rd785th1590th13th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +2208th187th646th1311th10th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1503rd123rd448th934th10th
Energy 3230th266th778th1585th12th
Engineering +2671st164th747th1500th10th
Environmental Science 2292nd130th659th1366th11th
Mathematics 3005th232nd822nd1695th13th
Medicine +2517th78th761st1787th9th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 2151st109th602nd1428th11th
Physics and Astronomy 2438th173rd782nd1513th10th
Psychology 1215th35th365th1012th7th
Social Sciences +1862nd119th570th1298th8th

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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