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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 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

AreaWorldEastern EuropeEU-28OECDSlovenia
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 712th89th442nd644th4th
Arts and Humanities 574th91st360th536th6th
Business, Management and Accounting 639th55th324th518th3rd
Computer Science 600th52nd340th498th6th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 598th85th335th503rd3rd
Energy 467th43rd234th355th4th
Environmental Science 606th125th402nd518th8th
Mathematics 597th95th369th499th7th
Medicine 783rd105th482nd733rd7th
Psychology 808th64th461st767th3rd
Social Sciences 663rd60th372nd584th3rd

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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