28.10.2020

THE World University Rankings by Subject ranks TUM as one of the global top 50 in four subject areas

THE World University Rankings by Subject ranks TUM as one of the global top 50 internationally in four subject areas: engineering, computer science, and in physical and life sciences.In engineering TUM ranks 24 and in computer science 14.

The UK publication Times Higher Education leads THE world universities ranking, where international scientist evaluate universities for their performance in research and teaching.

The number and citations of publications per researcher, teacher-student rate, private third-party funding, internationalization rate are evaluated as well.

In computer science, TUM is ranked 14th worldwide and 5th in Europe. In engineering and physical sciences, it ranks 24th and 25th worldwide. Both subjects are within the top 10 in Europe.

Physical sciences include chemistry, physics, mathematics, astronomy and geology, and other areas.

In the life sciences include biology, agriculture and sport science. Here TUM ranks 46th.

In the recent main edition of THE World University Rankings, which evaluates the overall assessments of universities, TUM moved up to 41st position.

In the QS World University Rankings by Subject, TUM ranks 25 in engineering and technology and 28 in natural sciences. It is within the top 50 universities internationally in 11 fields.