Universidade de Tras-os-Montes e Alto DouroUniversity


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Foundation: 1973

Mission: In accordance with its Statutes, UTAD is a high level institution, which pursues the production and dissemination of knowledge and the cultural, artistic, technological and scientific education of its students, within an international benchmark framework. UTAD’s commitment to the Future involves producing and disseminating knowledge in connection with society, the crucial common denominator of which is the conviction that education and knowledge are of key economic and social value and improve the lives of people and communities.

Vision: During the 2017-2021 cycle, we want to consolidate UTAD as an Eco-University for the Future, a high-quality, attractive higher education institution that inspires learning and the construction of interdisciplinary knowledge, an anchor of cohesion and sustainable cultural and socio-economic development of the territory, which requires a more Cohesive, Collaborative, Connected and Competitive University.

History: www.utad.pt

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 +1613th529th469th170th1070th14th
Arts and Humanities 1940th660th572nd255th1402nd16th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3877th1277th1203rd430th2638th28th
Business, Management and Accounting 1118th420th338th91st773rd12th
Chemistry 2423rd844th761st210th1532nd17th
Computer Science 2338th771st720th155th1462nd15th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1989th656th601st181st1207th10th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1540th490th456th134th956th18th
Energy 2785th724th716th230th1448th24th
Engineering +2080th695th628th133rd1276th18th
Environmental Science 2447th790th703rd205th1445th16th
Mathematics 2923rd824th811th204th1668th18th
Medicine +3723rd1174th1054th414th2503rd31st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 3096th857th830th336th1883rd19th
Physics and Astronomy 3435th860th900th276th1815th19th
Psychology 1421st573rd445th142nd1179th10th
Social Sciences +1321st512th422nd124th973rd11th
Veterinary 517th144th136th74th347th3rd

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?

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