Technische Universitat Graz *University


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Foundation: 1811

Mission: TU Graz has five internationally-recognised scientific Fields of Expertise. It maintains a balanced relationship between basic, scientific and applied research. TU Graz offers a diverse array engineering, scientific and design programmes. It places a focus on research-based, mainly English-language master's and PhD programmes that are based on bachelors programmes that involve basic research. TU Graz provides its students with high-level training, promotes critical and creative thinking and responsible conduct and infuses students with enthusiasm for science and their careers. TU Graz highly values its employees and supports their personal development. As an innovative scientific and training partner, TU Graz contributes significantly to the attractiveness and development of Styria.

Vision: TU Graz is shaping the future with passion and inspires others for science, technology and innovation. TU Graz is cosmopolitan and attracts the best researchers. TU Graz is ranked among the top 10 universities in Europe in its Fields of Expertise. TU Graz imparts skills and knowledge through its excellent teaching and use of modern, subject-specific subject-specific teaching methods and technologies. TU Graz acts as a strategic partner for renowned national and international universities, research institutes and technology companies. TU Graz transforms its students into critical and creative thinkers and integrates fundamental research into market-based innovation processes, promoting start-ups. TU Graz community is an international one in which supports the equal treatment of all members. The students, employees and graduates of TU Graz clearly value this strong sense of community. TU Graz is characterised by its service-oriented university management and its effective and efficient organisation.


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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-28OECDAustria
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 434th220th216th374th9th
Arts and Humanities 476th274th271st438th9th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 447th199th187th382nd6th
Chemistry 453rd210th202nd379th9th
Computer Science 177th51st49th111th2nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 455th287th286th387th12th
Energy 430th201st200th319th5th
Engineering 388th170th166th292nd2nd
Environmental Science 383rd202nd196th297th8th
Mathematics 169th59th56th110th2nd
Medicine 515th244th237th466th7th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 757th414th417th659th11th
Physics and Astronomy 557th327th325th486th12th
Social Sciences 391st167th168th330th4th

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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