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Umea University

Campus Umeå, Umeå Sweden
    • QS World University Rankings
      =365
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio7
    • International Students1,186
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty1,966

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    + 28 others shortlisted this university

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    Umeå University is one of Sweden’s largest institutions of higher education with over 34,000 students and 4,000 faculty and staff. We are characterised by world-leading research in several scientific fields and a multitude of educations ranked highly in international comparison. Umeå University is also the site of the pioneering discovery of the CRISPR-Cas9 genetic scissors – a revolution in genetic engineering that has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

    At Umeå University, everything is nearby. Our cohesive campus environment makes it easy to meet, collaborate and exchange knowledge, which promotes a dynamic and open culture where we rejoice in each other's successes.

    About

    Umeå University is one of Sweden’s largest institutions of higher education with over 34,000 students and 4,000 faculty and staff. We are characterised by world-leading research in several scientific fields and a multitude of educations ranked highly in international comparison. Umeå University is also the site of the pioneering discovery of the CRISPR-Cas9 genetic scissors – a revolution in genetic engineering that has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

    At Umeå University, everything is nearby. Our cohesive campus environment makes it easy to meet, collaborate and exchange knowledge, which promotes a dynamic and open culture where we rejoice in each other's successes.

    University highlights

    Umea University is one of the top Public universities in Umeå, Sweden. It is ranked #=365 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #297
    • 2014
      #=289
    • 2015
      #=267
    • 2016
      #=319
    • 2017
      #=294
    • 2018
      #338
    • 2019
      #=338
    • 2020
      #340
    • 2021
      #333
    • 2022
      #=365

    Ranking criteria

    30.5
    Overall
    20.1
    Academic Reputation
    20.2
    Citations per Faculty
    12.4
    Employer Reputation
    79.3
    Faculty Student Ratio
    11.6
    International Faculty Ratio
    11.2
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    14,194

    33%
    67%

    International students
    1,186

    51%
    49%

    Total faculty staff
    1,966

    257
    1709

    Total students
    14,194

    33%
    67%

    International students
    1,186

    51%
    49%

    Total faculty staff
    1,966

    1709
    257
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