World League
University Institute of Lisbon

Portugal

ISCTE - Lisbon University Institute, Avenida das Forcas Armadas, 1649-026 Lisbon, Portugal

622 World
rank
8 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1972
Short name:
ISCTE-IUL
Type:
Public
Students:
8590
Faculty:
340
Faculty/Students Ratio:
25
:
1
Web-site:
www.iscte-iul.pt
Region:
Europe
Location:
Lisbon
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 622 30.229
Teaching 499 38.162
Research 667 14.5
International Diversity 363 48.246
Financial Sustainability 588 36.434
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 594 15.758
Research Perfomance Rankings 569 30.358
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TEACHING
World Rank: 499
Country rank: 8
Score: 38.162
League: Copper League
Dimension
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Indicator
name
Indicator
weight
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: 667
Country rank: 8
Score: 14.5
League: World League
Dimension
weight
Indicator
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: 363
Country rank: 1
Score: 48.246
League: Bronze League
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weight
Indicator
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: 588
Country rank: 7
Score: 36.434
League: World League
Dimension
weight
Indicator
name
Indicator
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

ISCTE - University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL) is a public university established in 1972. Pursuing teaching, research and community service activities, it plays a major role in educating qualified specialists and personnel, whose cultural, scientific and technical skills enable them to contribute to sustainable development both at the national and the global level. The strategic objectives of ISCTE-IUL are: innovation, quality, internationalization and development of an entrepreneurial culture. While preserving its public university nature, ISCTE-IUL is currently one of the three Portuguese universities which opted the Foundation Regime, the latter prescribing management according to private law. ISCTE-IUL encourages students to fully exploit their potential, to develop their capability for initiative and flexibility and to complement their academic education with international experience, enabling them with the necessary skills to adapt to the needs of the global labour market. ISCTE-IUL demonstrates a high rate of graduates employability and achieves the 100% rate in most of the courses, demonstrating not only the prestige of our institution, but also its teaching quality. ISCTE-IUL is a research university, with nine research centers evaluated by the Foundation for Science and Technology (4 qualified as excellent, 3 as very good and 2 as good).

Mission Statement

ISCTE-IUL mission is producing, transmitting, and transferring of scientific knowledge according to the higher international standards, providing economic, social and cultural value to society.