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Foundation: 2003

Mission: The University of Primorska’s quest for excellence requires: development of education for economy and local community projects, development of shared or interdisciplinary postgraduate programmes in addition to disciplinary-oriented specialist and master’s programmes, development of special study- and research-oriented units or centres within the University’s Postgraduate School, development of the central University library, development of scientific journal(s) and the University publishing house, development of student and academic mobility as well as e-studies, development of the University Centre for International Cooperation, formation of the Quality Monitoring Board of UP in 2009 for monitoring the quality of study and education processes and their performance against ascertained markers of quality.

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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.

AreaWorldEastern EuropeEU-27OECDSlovenia
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +3200th204th849th1869th10th
Arts and Humanities 1436th124th467th1110th5th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3451st136th1098th2416th9th
Business, Management and Accounting 1125th58th342nd780th3rd
Chemistry 3039th160th936th1834th9th
Computer Science 2737th182nd796th1608th7th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1526th127th454th949th3rd
Energy 1460th74th376th840th6th
Environmental Science 3232nd255th880th1798th9th
Mathematics 2356th143rd690th1419th7th
Medicine +3827th175th1078th2557th7th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 779th17th190th539th4th
Psychology 1770th75th543rd1415th4th
Social Sciences +1995th137th608th1374th6th

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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