Polytechnic Institute of Leiria

Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (Instituto Politécnico de Leiria) is one of 27 universities included in U-Multirank for Portugal. Polytechnic Institute of Leiria is a midsize public university located in Leiria with 11276 students enrolled (2017 data or latest available). It was founded in 1980. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria is a comprehensive institution. It offers programmes in foreign languages. It is characterised by a low percentage of international students. The graduation rate of Polytechnic Institute of Leiria is 65,46 (bachelors) and 53,72 (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 Leiria 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 Leiria
Rua General Norton de Matos - Apartado 4133
2411-901 Leiria
Portugal
+351244830010

http://www.ipleiria.pt/

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Compare Polytechnic Institute of Leiria 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

65.46

%
C

0

100

Masters graduation rate

53.72

%
D

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

77.24

%
B

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

47.92

%
D

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

5

%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

2

%

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

0.85

C

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

371

C

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.034

D

0

13.53

External research income

3.48

D

0

282.88

Art related output

0.52

A

0

1.99

Top cited publications

7.2

%
C

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

10.4

B

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

0.72

%
D

0

100

Strategic research partnerships

331

Professional publications

0

4,589.01

Open Access Publications

11

C

Knowledge Transfer
Score
Grade
Other universities

Co-publications with industrial partners

2.4

%
D

0

29.9

Income from private sources

0.86

D

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

1

D

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0.092

D

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

Spin-offs

3.85

B

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

0.9

%
B

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

0.11

%
D

0

100

Graduate companies

0

81.5

International Orientation
Score
Grade
Other universities

Foreign language bachelor programmes

2.13

%
D

0

100

Foreign language master programmes

19.57

%
C

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

Student mobility

0.11

B

0

1

International academic staff

1.17

%
D

0

100

International joint publications

52

%
B

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

0

100

Regional Engagement
Score
Grade
Other universities

Bachelor graduates working in the region

76.3

%
A
more than 75%

Master graduates working in the region

62

%
B
between 50% and 75%

Student internships in the region

77.19

%
C

0

100

Regional joint publications

14.6

%
D

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

31.42

%
B

0

100

Regional Publications with Industrial Partners

0

E

General
Score
Grade
Other universities

Female academic staff

47

%
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