Universitat fur Bodenkultur Wien *University


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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


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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 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 315th143rd139th268th4th
Arts and Humanities 536th330th327th498th10th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 426th187th175th365th5th
Business, Management and Accounting 735th387th401st608th10th
Chemistry 524th267th259th445th12th
Computer Science 654th389th391st551st18th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 375th212th210th307th6th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 383rd196th193rd315th6th
Energy 502nd263rd263rd388th8th
Engineering 562nd332nd330th465th15th
Environmental Science 274th117th111th193rd2nd
Mathematics 576th344th349th478th16th
Medicine 450th198th189th402nd5th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 554th263rd259th462nd6th
Physics and Astronomy 460th238th234th389th9th
Social Sciences 489th231st232nd416th7th
Veterinary 405th143rd160th315th5th

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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