Umea University


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


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 2021
World University Rankings 207 221 243 250 248 267 264 261 259 261 278 294 298 300 329

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture 80 70 83 98 245 107 78 98 109 109 130 131 146 191
Engineering 285 - - - - - - - - 451-500 - - - -
Life Sciences 212 222 252 201 235 225 218 226 213 215 229 236 242 271
Medicine 172 204 194 192 186 183 192 187 192 199 199 206 209 227
Natural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Social Sciences 165 180 147 147 172 159 160 166 184 180 179 175 213 207

By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences 126 245 267 216 250 297 232 271 296 301-350 401-450
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - 290 280 261
Chemistry - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemical Engineering - - - - - - - 451-500 401-450 351-400 -
Civil Engineering 178 153 204 201 237 276 290 301-350 295 301-350 -
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - 201 201 225
Computer Science - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 - - -
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - - -
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - 451-500 - - - -
Environment / Ecology 107 109 115 105 113 121 128 128 127 162 172
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - - -
Immunology - - - - - - - - 229 254 244
Materials Science - - - - - - 451-500 - - 451-500 -
Mathematics - - - - - - - - - - 401-450
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 451-500 -
Microbiology - - - - - - - - 213 167 196
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - 181 240 240
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - 246 212 229
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - 262 - - - 275 287 351-400 401-450 401-450 451-500
Physics - - - - - - - - - - -
Plant & Animal Science 71 93 89 58 63 65 69 87 91 93 110
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - - -
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - 148 170 157
Space Science - - - - - - - - - - -
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 231
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -