In 2019, ISCTE-IUL was ranked among the top Portuguese higher education institutions and the top universities in the world. ISCTE-IUL achieved the highest scores (“good” and “very good”) in 16 performance indicators. ISCTE scored higher in the following indicators: regional engagement, international orientation and research.


In the subject ranking ISCTE-IUL is highlighted in the following areas:

  • Political Science
  • Economics
  • Computer Science
  • Business Studies
  • Psychology
  • Sociology


U-Multirank Sunburst (2019): ISCTE-IUL performance in different indicators

About this ranking

U-Multirank is a large multi-dimensional ranking that compares university performance in the different activities that they are engaged in. This ranking assesses higher education excellence in 5 main areas:

  • teaching and learning
  • research
  • knowledge transfer
  • international orientation
  • regional engagement


This ranking sponsored by the European Union does not produce a combined, weighted score or a traditional league table, but assesses Universities from “very good” through to “weak”.

U-Multirank currently includes 1700 universities from 96 countries around the world.

The 2019 edition of U-Multirank includes data provided by universities, data drawn from an online survey of more than 100 000 students and data from the Web of Science (Clarivate Analytics).


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Access to the ISCTE-IUL profile on this ranking here


Last update: June 2019

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