Ranking

Rankings

University rankings have become an important parameter in the global competition between universities to attract the most talented researchers and students. However, rankings should be used with caution.

There is, in fact, a long list of different rankings – each employing its own methodology and evaluative parameters. Below is an overview of DTU’s current standing in various rankings.

 

World Europe Nordic region
Leiden Ranking
Citation impact indicator (Top 10% publications)
45 7 1
Leiden Ranking 
Collaborative publications with industry indicator
4 4 2
THE World University Rankings 
 
 117  43   5 
THE World University Rankings,
International outlook indicator
 
66  43   2
THE World University Rankings,
Engineering and Technology
 34
QS World University Rankings
 
134 58 8
QS World University Rankings,
Engineering and Technology
 31 12 
Comparing Research at Nordic Universities
using Bibliometric Indicators
 -
Academic Ranking of World Universities
(Shanghai Jiao Tong University)
 
151-200 56-75 9-10
Academic Ranking of World Universities
(Shanghai Jiao Tong University), Engineering
51-75 7-14 1-2
Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers for
World Universities (Taiwan Ranking)
193 76 9
Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers for
World Universities (Taiwan Ranking), Engineering
31 5 1