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Umea University

Location Campus Umeå, Umeå Sweden
Ranking

# =369QS World University Rankings

About Umea University

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 Umea University

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 information

Total students

14,358

UG students

67%

PG students

33%

International students

1,214

UG students

49%

PG students

51%

Total faculty staff

1,966

Domestic staff

87%

Int'l staff

13%

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Rankings & ratings

Umea University is one of the top public universities in Umeå, Sweden. It is ranked #=369 in QS World University Rankings 2023.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #297
  • 2014
    #=289
  • 2015
    #=267
  • 2016
    #=319
  • 2017
    #=294
  • 2018
    #338
  • 2019
    #=338
  • 2020
    #340
  • 2021
    #333
  • 2022
    #=365
  • 2023
    #=369

Ranking criteria

29.9
Overall
20
Academic Reputation
11.5
Employer Reputation
77.1
Faculty Student Ratio
17
Citations per Faculty
25.7
International Faculty Ratio
10.6
International Students Ratio
82.4
International Research Network
6.2
Employment Outcomes

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