Palacký University takes part in higher education rankings as well as in field-based rankings. In comparison to other Czech universities, UP excels in top cited publications and in citation rate. Although at first glance it does not differ significantly from other rangkings, it is unique in its approach. U-Multirank does not evaluate the overall score but allows the user to choose an important criterion for him to compare the university with a competitive university environment. Compared to other universities in the Czech Republic, it is distinguished in patents or citation of scientific works.

U-Multirank 2022 indicators in which Palacký University Olomouc took the shared position of the Czech leader

Outreach programs
External research income
Open Access Publications
Patents awarded (absolute numbers)
Patents awarded (size-normalised)
Publications cited in patents
International academic staff

Source: U-Multirank

The absolute number one position in the Czech Republic was occupied by Palacký University in the area of internationalisation, specifically in the indicator International joint publications, which monitors the percentage of research publications of the university in which at least one foreign author is mentioned.

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