Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra - IPC

Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra - IPC (Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra - IPC) is one of 27 universities included in U-Multirank for Portugal. Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra - IPC is a midsize public university located in Coimbra with 9883 students enrolled (2017 data or latest available). It was founded in 1989. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra - IPC is a comprehensive institution. It doesn't offer programmes in foreign languages. The graduation rate of Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra - IPC is 48,42 (bachelors) and 39,84 (masters). As made clear by its sunburst chart – a snapshot illustration of the university’s performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions – the Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra - IPC is strongest in Regional Engagement. Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 2 ‘A’ (very good) scores overall. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra - IPC
Serviços da Presidência do IPC
3000-271 Coimbra
Portugal
00351239791250

http://www.ipc.pt/

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Compare Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra - IPC to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

Explanation for sunburst
Teaching & Learning
Score
Grade
Other universities

Bachelor graduation rate

48.42

%
D

0

100

Masters graduation rate

39.84

%
D

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

61.48

%
C

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

52

%
D

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

5

%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

6

%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

Graduating on time (long first degree)

0

100

Graduation rate long first degree

0

100

Research
Score
Grade
Other universities

Citation rate

0.78

C

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

365

C

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.037

D

0

13.53

External research income

1.55

D

0

282.88

Art related output

0.02

D

0

1.99

Top cited publications

6.2

%
D

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

9.4

C

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

0

%
E

0

100

Strategic research partnerships

547

Professional publications

58

B

0

4,589.01

Open Access Publications

13

C

Knowledge Transfer
Score
Grade
Other universities

Co-publications with industrial partners

4.4

%
C

0

29.9

Income from private sources

0.07

D

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

0

E

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0

E

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

Spin-offs

2.47

D

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

0.7

%
D

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

0

%
E

0

100

Graduate companies

25.24

B

0

81.5

International Orientation
Score
Grade
Other universities

Foreign language bachelor programmes

0

%
E

0

100

Foreign language master programmes

0

%
E

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

Student mobility

0.1

B

0

1

International academic staff

1.22

%
D

0

100

International joint publications

41.6

%
C

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

0

%
E

0

100

Regional Engagement
Score
Grade
Other universities

Bachelor graduates working in the region

71.8

%
B
between 50% and 75%

Master graduates working in the region

70.8

%
B
between 50% and 75%

Student internships in the region

62.1

%
D

0

100

Regional joint publications

60.5

%
A

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

0

%
E

0

100

Regional Publications with Industrial Partners

50

A

General
Score
Grade
Other universities

Female academic staff

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