Copper League
Comenius University in Bratislava

Slovakia

Univerzita Komenskeho v Bratislave, Vajanskeho nabrezie, Stare Mesto, 811 02 Bratislava, Slovensko

445 World
rank
1 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1919
Short name:
CU
Type:
Public
Students:
20880
Faculty:
2150
Faculty/Students Ratio:
10
:
1
Web-site:
www.uniba.sk
Region:
Europe
Location:
Bratislava
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 445 44.408
Teaching 221 61.214
Research 587 26.089
International Diversity 414 43.717
Financial Sustainability 561 39.661
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 457 34.744
Research Perfomance Rankings 482 39.006
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TEACHING
World Rank: 221
Country rank: 1
Score: 61.214
League: Silver League
Dimension
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name
Indicator
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 587
Country rank: 1
Score: 26.089
League: World League
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weight
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name
Indicator
weight
40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 414
Country rank: 1
Score: 43.717
League: Copper League
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weight
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name
Indicator
weight
10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 561
Country rank: 1
Score: 39.661
League: World League
Dimension
weight
Indicator
name
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weight
10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Comenius University in Bratislava is the oldest and largest university in the Slovak Republic. It was founded on June 27th, 1919. At the time being it has 13 faculties: Faculty of Medicine, Jessenius Faculty of Medicine in Martin, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Philosophy, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Pharmacy, Faculty of Physical Education and Sports, Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics, Roman Catholic Cyrilomethodian Faculty of Theology, Evangelical Faculty of Theology, Faculty of Management and Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences.

Mission Statement

The Comenius University`s fundamental mission is the advancement and dissemination of knowledge and its understanding. As a UNIVERSITY, it is a scientific institution in which research opens up new horizons and at the same time enhances knowledge transfer. As a higher education institution which aspires to be a member of leading European centres of academic excellence and as an INTERNATIONALLY ORIENTED UNIVERSITY, the university`s core strategic objectives are: - to sustain and develop its identity as a research and teaching institution of the highest international quality; - to provide an outstanding educational environment, supporting study across a broad range of academic disciplines; - to produce graduates not only with high personal and professional achievement but also with high human qualities; - to enhance the scientific and cultural vision of society as well as its economic well-being. As a CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE, the University pays special attention to the steady evaluation of its research and teaching in order to ensure that its students are lead by outstanding experts - researchers and lecturers. As the greatest, oldest and outstanding NATIONAL UNIVERSITY of the Slovak Republic, Comenius University especially values its intellectual and universal relationship with the Slovak nation, where it has its roots and at the same time provides the foundation from which it will continue to look to the widest international horizons, enriching both itself and Slovakia.