Universidade de Coimbra *University


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Foundation: 1290

Mission: The University of Coimbra is an institution for the creation, critical analysis, transmission and dissemination of culture, science and technology which, through research, teaching and the provision of services to the community, contributes to economic and social development, the protection of the environment, the promotion of social justice and informed and responsible citizenship and the consolidation of knowledge-based sovereignty

Vision: The University of Coimbra's affirmation as the best university in the Portuguese language

History: www.uc.pt

Subordinate organizations:

  • Centre for Neuroscience and Cell Biology
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-27IBEROAMERICAOECDPortugal
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +978th309th255th89th647th6th
Arts and Humanities +316th134th95th25th281st3rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1692nd605th497th112th1246th9th
Business, Management and Accounting 413th169th106th25th308th8th
Chemistry 2380th834th752nd205th1516th16th
Computer Science 983rd348th284th50th682nd8th
Dentistry 302nd111th90th45th216th3rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences +2040th669th613th188th1230th11th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 622nd245th180th36th430th6th
Energy 1275th364th314th78th726th12th
Engineering +1200th418th345th72nd792nd11th
Environmental Science 1047th360th278th69th621st8th
Mathematics 1337th472nd396th61st881st6th
Medicine +1485th514th427th100th1055th9th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 569th160th133rd28th388th5th
Physics and Astronomy 1778th657th599th115th1201st12th
Psychology 264th92nd60th11th240th2nd
Social Sciences +307th117th79th23rd256th3rd
Veterinary 1055th236th239th228th593rd12th

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.

Where is the institution located?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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