Utrecht University


Continente:
Europe
Country:
Netherlands Netherlands
Address:
P.O Box 80125, TC Utrecht, 3508, Netherlands
Web Site:
www.uu.nl
Utrecht University


About Utrecht University:

Utrecht University is located in Utrecht in the Netherlands and is one of the oldest universities in the country. The university consists of seven faculties including humanities; social and behavioural sciences; law, economics and governance; geosciences; medicine; veterinary medicine and science. There are 49 bachelor's programmes and 147 master's programmes available. Among these there are six English-taught bachelor's programmes and more than 90 English-taught master's programmes. The university counts 12 Nobel Prize laureates and 19 Spinoza Prize laureates as part of the alumni and faculty. Utrecht University collaborates with a number of other universities around the world such as the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Peking University, and the University of Toronto. There are a number of student associations at the university and there is also a cultural centre which provides plenty of opportunities to join in with arts and creative workshops. There is also a sports centre for students.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
World University Rankings 56 53 54 49 45 39 39 34 35 36 37 41 42 47 46

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture 30 34 23 35 42 26 22 27 34 31 27 24 26 26
Engineering 106 153 127 98 157 153 180 174 185 197 211 215 232 208
Life Sciences 49 45 48 46 41 34 28 27 29 29 27 27 26 30
Medicine 61 55 54 52 44 45 40 40 42 41 44 44 46 41
Natural Sciences 66 65 64 60 66 83 95 83 97 105 98 98 101 83
Social Sciences 82 57 55 41 46 43 38 44 45 28 28 29 25 26

By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences 33 42 52 49 63 84 92 111 109 149 152
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - 45 39 38
Chemistry 46 71 85 94 129 140 142 161 155 166 163
Chemical Engineering 45 70 66 81 101 114 119 133 131 123 131
Civil Engineering 74 105 85 68 79 106 106 126 122 130 191
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - 45 48 46
Computer Science 94 92 106 134 148 149 170 196 232 254 266
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - 96 92 86
Electrical Engineering 77 162 161 179 167 171 192 212 223 212 351-400
Environment / Ecology 50 44 41 41 47 49 45 30 19 19 18
Geosciences 19 15 16 16 15 10 11 10 8 8 8
Immunology - - - - - - - - 31 25 31
Materials Science 106 156 149 164 162 161 180 201 199 190 230
Mathematics 185 160 234 229 232 239 227 219 301-350 237 273
Mechanical Engineering 213 209 169 157 181 204 225 254 301-350 351-400 -
Microbiology - - - - - - - - 29 25 21
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - 33 37 39
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - 35 38 40
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - 3 9 5 7 5 5 8 5 7 10
Physics 131 163 195 218 200 248 279 279 301-350 301-350 351-400
Plant & Animal Science 18 21 18 13 19 23 21 30 29 23 23
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - 25 23 18
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - 23 18 17
Space Science - - - - - - - - 234 258 297
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 124
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 17
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 10