In the 2022 QS World University Rankings by Subject, the University of Turku was among the best 500 in the world in four broad subject areas and in 13 disciplines.
The highest ranked disciplines of the University of Turku were nursing science (ranked 28th), dentistry (ranked in the category 51–70), and education (ranked 62nd). Education was ranked among the top 100 for the first time ever. The education discipline of the University of Turku improved its ranking the most among the Finnish universities’ different disciplines evaluated in the ranking. The dentistry discipline of the University of Turku also significantly improved its ranking among the top universities of the world.
Rankings of the University of Turku:
Arts and Humanities 305
- Linguistics 251–300
Life Sciences and Medicine 258
- Biological sciences 251–300
- Dentistry 51–70
- Medicine 251–300
- Nursing 28
- Psychology 201–250
Natural sciences 451–500
- Chemistry 451–500
- Mathematics 501–520
- Physics and astronomy 401–450
Social sciences 401–450
- Business and management studies 351–400
- Economics and econometrics 401–450
- Education and training 62
- Sociology 201–250
In total, the ranking included evaluations in five broad subject areas and in 51 disciplines within. The ranking is compiled by QS Quacquarelli Symonds.