Umea University

Umea University

Umea University


Continente:
Europe
Country:
Sweden Sweden
Address:
Umeå University, SE-901 87 Umeå, Sweden
Web Site:
www.umu.se


About Umea University:

Umeå University is a university in Umeå in the mid-northern region of Sweden. The university was founded in 1965 and is the fifth oldest within Sweden's present borders. Internationally, the university is known for research relating to the genome of the Populus tree and the Norway Spruce, and its highly ranked Institute of (industrial) Design. The university has four faculties and eight campus schools, more than 20 research centers and 35 departments. Most education and research are located at the main campus and Umeå Arts Campus in Umeå, with additional campuses in the cities of Skellefteå and Örnsköldsvik. The total number of students enlisted to some of the 50 different study programs and 800 separate courses exceeds 34,000.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
World University Rankings 207 221 243 250 248 267 264 261 259 261 278 294 298 300

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Agriculture 80 70 83 98 245 107 78 98 109 109 130 131 146
Engineering 285 - - - - - - - - 451-500 - - -
Life Sciences 212 222 252 201 235 225 218 226 213 215 229 236 242
Medicine 172 204 194 192 186 183 192 187 192 199 199 206 209
Natural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Social Sciences 165 180 147 147 172 159 160 166 184 180 179 175 213

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Agricultural Sciences - 126 245 267 216 250 297 232 271 296 301-350
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - 290 280
Chemical Engineering - - - - - - - - 451-500 401-450 351-400
Chemistry - - - - - - - - - - -
Civil Engineering 124 178 153 204 201 237 276 290 301-350 295 301-350
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - 201 201
Computer Science 262 - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 - -
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - - -
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - 451-500 - - -
Environment / Ecology - 107 109 115 105 113 121 128 128 127 162
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - - -
Immunology - - - - - - - - - 229 254
Materials Science - - - - - - - 451-500 - - 451-500
Mathematics - - - - - - - - - - -
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 451-500
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - 213 167
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - 181 240
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - 246 212
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - 262 - - - 275 287 351-400 401-450 401-450
Physics - - - - - - - - - - -
Plant & Animal Science - 71 93 89 58 63 65 69 87 91 93
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - - -
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - 148 170
Space Science - - - - - - - - - - -