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University Ranking by Academic Performance

The University Ranking by Academic Performance (URAP) is developed by the University Ranking by Academic Performance (URAP) Research Laboratory, at the Informatics Institute da Middle East Technical University, Turkey. It focuses on academic performance determined by the quality and quantity of publications. Launched in 2010, it collects information on approximately 2500 HEIs, drawing on the InCites and the Web of Science da Thomson-Reuters.

Table 1: Performance of the ULisboa in Engineering.

Region 2017-2018 2016-2017 2015-2016
Portugal 1  1  1
Europe 14 14  15
World 43 66  64

The table below provides the evolution of the performance of ULisboa/IST in the URAP, in Portugal.

Table 2: Performance of the ULisboa, in the World, per subject.

Subject 2016-2017 2018-2019
Aerospace Engineering  118  188
Astronomy & Astrophysics  98 90
Chemical Engineering 119 128
Civil Engineering 9 10
Electrical & Electronics Engineering 101 128
Environmental Engineering 26 30
Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering 60 56
Information & Computing Sciences 79 99
Marine Sciences & Technology 14 15
Materials Engineering 210  211
Mathematical Sciences 52  54
Mechanical Engineering 112  121
Physical Sciences 91  105
Robotics and Intelligent Systems  49  72
Sustainable & Renewable Energy 13  14