About University of Vienna:

The University of Vienna is a public university located in Vienna, Austria. It was founded by Duke Rudolph IV in 1365 and is one of the oldest universities in the German-speaking world. With its long and rich history, the University of Vienna has developed into one of the largest universities in Europe, and also one of the most renowned, especially in the Humanities. It is associated with 15 Nobel prize winners and has been the academic home to a large number of scholars of historical as well as of academic importance. The University of Vienna does not have one single campus. The academic facilities occupy more than sixty locations throughout the city of Vienna. The University of Vienna consists of 15 faculties and four centres.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
World University Rankings 122 177 173 183 200 184 184 232 262 265 276 268 279 277 294

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture 156 168 146 163 243 116 127 116 119 114 125 108 107 125
Engineering 245 287 - - 293 285 - - - 401-450 - 451-500 451-500 -
Life Sciences 174 146 182 201 182 193 230 234 219 230 216 218 204 208
Medicine 152 182 219 224 225 210 - - - - - - - -
Natural Sciences 180 167 164 130 134 160 169 190 209 210 196 201 201 210
Social Sciences - 294 293 - - 259 263 295 - 276 280 226 225 243

By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences 246 243 204 - 208 211 200 294 150 166 205
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - 169 148 128
Chemistry 182 172 184 198 246 260 238 236 229 222 280
Chemical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Civil Engineering - - - - - - - 351-400 351-400 351-400 -
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - -
Computer Science 173 187 206 - 260 284 289 301-350 351-400 351-400 451-500
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - 233 239 262
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - 451-500 - - - -
Environment / Ecology 211 164 145 140 122 113 115 110 111 116 106
Geosciences 125 99 107 129 136 136 125 97 102 94 90
Immunology - - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science 279 254 273 298 - - 301-350 301-350 293 351-400 451-500
Mathematics 80 48 34 63 50 67 57 33 61 56 60
Mechanical Engineering - 225 196 295 253 - 298 351-400 351-400 401-450 -
Microbiology - - - - - - - - 81 80 88
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - 234 235 220
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - 138 159 275 287 259 301-350 297 301-350 276 288
Physics 156 138 158 179 174 217 225 242 299 301-350 301-350
Plant & Animal Science 91 86 86 100 79 99 94 95 94 93 101
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - 282 277 256
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - 235 232 223
Space Science - - - - - - - - 131 138 183
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 238
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -