Politecnico di MilanoUniversity


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Foundation: 1863

Mission: The University’s Third Mission consists in fostering the social, economic and cultural development of the territory of reference. This Mission works alongside the other two traditional ones: didactics and research

Vision: Information not localized

History: www.polimi.it


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 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-28OECDItaly
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 635th381st384th568th49th
Arts and Humanities 364th180th174th329th12th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 660th377th364th585th46th
Business, Management and Accounting 21st7th7th15th1st
Chemistry 443rd202nd194th370th13th
Computer Science 127th28th26th71st2nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 305th152nd151st239th23rd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 113th43rd42nd89th3rd
Energy 145th29th27th71st4th
Engineering 112th19th17th59th2nd
Environmental Science 220th81st79th145th7th
Mathematics 144th46th43rd90th2nd
Medicine 635th348th340th585th54th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 497th223rd218th409th30th
Physics and Astronomy 273rd101st98th211th10th
Psychology 477th232nd226th447th24th
Social Sciences 203rd70th69th165th5th

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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