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Foundation: 1953

Mission: The mission of the University is to develop education based on scientific and research and art activities in accordance with national and democratic traditions, to develop the harmonic personality, knowledge, the good and creativity of a man and to contribute to the development of education, science and culture for the welfare of the whole society. Its activities conduce to the development of education as a part of culture and to the enhancement of scientific, technical, economic and artistic level of society. These activities are in line with the worldwide development in science, technology, art and culture.

Vision: The vision of the University is connected with the use and evaluation of educational and scientific potential at the top European level. The University also focuses on the development of international cooperation with educational and research organizations and the continuous deepening of interconnection with social practice.


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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.

AreaWorldEastern EuropeEU-27OECDSlovakia
Arts and Humanities +199th9th51st177th1st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3449th134th1097th2415th3rd
Business, Management and Accounting 504th9th135th381st1st
Chemistry 2268th59th716th1463rd3rd
Computer Science 2313th125th712th1451st3rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 2908th295th777th1615th7th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 324th9th79th224th1st
Energy 2127th143rd576th1186th5th
Engineering +1687th55th514th1085th2nd
Environmental Science 2343rd139th678th1395th3rd
Mathematics 2544th172nd734th1491st4th
Physics and Astronomy 2429th172nd779th1507th5th
Social Sciences +569th19th158th452nd1st

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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  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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