Uppsala University has during recent years, with a few exceptions, ranked among the top 100 universities in the world by the three big international rankings lists, Times Higher Education (THE), QS World University Rankings and ARWU (Shanghai Ranking).
Uppsala University’s latest placements in different university rankings:
- ARWU (Shanghai): 82 (2023)
- QS: 105 (2023)
- Times Higher Education: 140 (2022)
- Leiden ranking: 183 (P top 10%, 2023)
- US News: 127 (2023)
- Webometrics: 124 (2023)
- CWRU (Centre for World University Rankings) - 77 (2023)
The Leiden ranking is a bibliometric ranking list and shows the scientific impact of a university through several indicators. It also measures the degree of international collaborations, industry collaborations etc. Webometrics is a ranking list that measures the visibility on the web.