During 2014 an international committee of world recognized academics have judged the high class Greek research institutes across all of their core missions: research excellence, teaching, , knowledge transfer and international presentation for the period 2005-2012.

Our Institute has ranked the first among the research institutes in Greece with the score of 5.0 over 5.0.

Our foundation (FORTH) has ranked 15th among the top 50 REC organizations signed FP7 grant agreements in terms of counts of participations.