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Foundation: 1956

Mission: The mission of Eindhoven University of Technology is to educate students and to advance knowledge in science & technology for the benefit of humanity.

Vision: Central to our vision for 2030 are three major challenges: sustainability, revolutionary technological development and the increasing impact of technology. These require universities to be responsive toward multiple topics: student learning needs; industry needs for new knowledge and talent that enable new solutions; regional needs to act as innovation hubs with global impact, and the need of society to benefit from a technological revolution to enhance the welfare of its people.


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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-28OECDNetherlands
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 601st353rd351st534th27th
Arts and Humanities 380th194th188th345th15th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 466th211th199th397th23rd
Business, Management and Accounting 151st55th54th118th9th
Chemistry 228th57th54th170th4th
Computer Science 142nd34th32nd83rd2nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 421st257th255th353rd20th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 365th185th183rd300th14th
Energy 221st59th58th134th5th
Engineering 163rd34th31st95th2nd
Environmental Science 167th55th52nd100th5th
Mathematics 153rd48th46th96th3rd
Medicine 473rd216th207th425th21st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 279th92nd86th217th10th
Physics and Astronomy 238th82nd78th179th5th
Psychology 396th178th172nd373rd17th
Social Sciences 234th86th85th193rd13th

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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