Dozens of university rankings are compiled all over the world and in most of them, the University of Turku is ranked as one of the best three of universities in Finland.
The methodology often differs between the rankings, but most common evaluation criteria are the number of scientific publications and citations, evaluations by employers, experts and research colleagues, as well as different kinds of key figures in education and internationality.
QS World University Rankings
THE World University Rankings
Academic Rankings of World Universities (ARWU)
NTU Ranking Taiwan
U.S. News Best Global Universities Rankings
The Center for World University Rankings (CWUR)
CWTS Leiden Ranking
Among the Top in Nine Different Subjects
In the latest QS World University Rankings by Subject, the University of Turku was placed among the top in nine different subjects. The University of Turku ranked 24th in Nursing and 43rd in Dentistry in the international ranking. The University also ranked among the top 200 in three other subjects.
University of Turku rankings in the QS World University Rankings by Subject:
• Nursing 24
• Dentistry 43
• Education, 151–200
• Law, 151–200
• Medicine, 151–200
• Biological Sciences, 201–250
• Economics and Econometrics, 201–250
• Modern Languages, 201–250
• Physics & Astronomy, 301–350.
The QS World University Rankings by Subject evaluated the success of 4,226 universities in 42 subject areas. The ranking is based on academic reputation, employer reputation and research impact.
>> QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016
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