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Foundation: 1872

Mission: Standards and professional focus in our research and teaching: Conservation and development of protection for habitats and the economic market, as well as standards of living; Management of natural resources and the environment; Protecting food and health.

Vision: BOKU is one of the best universities for sustainability in Europe and brings together scientific, technical and socio-economic topics. BOKU is a leading institute, where science and students exchange ideas with actors from economics and politics on the sustainable development of our society. BOKU sees itself as an innovation leader in the green economy, with the goal of integrating sustainability into all processes in society.

History: boku.ac.at

Subordinate organizations:

  • Interuniversitares Department fur Agrarbiotechnologie
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-27OECDAustria
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +584th172nd136th390th2nd
Arts and Humanities 1349th549th444th1059th13th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 853rd268th208th629th5th
Business, Management and Accounting 1077th408th322nd746th9th
Chemistry 1642nd571st468th1058th16th
Computer Science 2004th701st628th1302nd18th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +865th317th259th560th7th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 469th181st132nd324th5th
Energy 1174th337th286th661st6th
Engineering +1700th601st517th1090th14th
Environmental Science 474th148th110th255th2nd
Mathematics 2097th686th623rd1291st18th
Medicine +869th301st230th631st7th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1416th457th393rd997th9th
Physics and Astronomy 1409th529th461st977th13th
Social Sciences +590th231st168th467th3rd
Veterinary 774th206th204th486th3rd

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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