Uppsala University in International Rankings
Uppsala University has during the last number of years, with only a few exceptions, been placed among the 100 best universities in the world in the three largest international rankings: Times Higher Education (THE), QS World University Rankings and Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU/Shanghai).
In 2013 Uppsala University was ranked below 100 by THE but above 100 by QS and ARWU. Below is a table showing Uppsala University’s latest placements in different university rankings:
|ARWU (Shanghai) (2016)||60|
|Times Higher Education (2016)||93|
|Leiden ranking (2015)||149 (top 10%)|
|US News (2015)||118|
|U-rank (Swedish ranking) (2014)||7|
Leiden Ranking’s main indicator measures scientific impact, while other indicators show for instance level of cooperation. U-rank is a Swedish ranking which primarily measures quality of education.
See also: news articles related to rankings.