Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

Continente: Europe

Country: Belgium

Address: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Oude Markt 13 - bus 5500, 3000 Leuven, Belgium

Web Site: www.kuleuven.be



About Katholieke Universiteit Leuven:

The Katholieke Universiteit Leuve is a research university in the Dutch-speaking town of Leuven in Flanders, Belgium. It conducts teaching, research, and services in the sciences, engineering, humanities, medicine, law, and social sciences. In addition to its main campus in Leuven, it has satellite campuses in Kortrijk, Antwerp, Ghent, Bruges, Ostend, Geel, Diepenbeek, Aalst, Sint-Katelijne-Waver, and in Belgium's capital Brussels. KU Leuven is the largest university in Belgium and the Low Countries. In 2017-18, more than 58,000 students were enrolled. Its primary language of instruction is Dutch, although several programs are taught in English, particularly graduate degrees.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 42 59 68 77 64 63 69 50 40 48 54 60

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 39 62 87 77 30 81 65 56 67 59 90
Engineering - 35 53 61 57 48 52 50 49 52 67 84
Life Sciences - 68 79 76 79 68 71 58 61 61 60 62
Clinical Medicine - 69 61 65 48 55 54 37 36 46 50 50
Natural Sciences - 72 102 103 80 76 120 118 86 93 95 120
Social Sciences - 95 135 78 91 82 69 79 65 73 80 105

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 20 30 32 20 18 20 27 30
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 105 87 89 78 70 68 65 53 64
Chemistry - - - 64 60 50 65 65 63 66 67 83
Civil Engineering - - - 84 78 54 37 47 52 54 66 83
Computer Science - - - 38 34 32 26 32 34 42 52 71
Electrical Engineering - - - 50 56 52 46 44 48 53 65 78
Environment / Ecology - - - - 114 120 103 114 108 106 79 111
Geosciences - - - 183 240 204 214 226 150 133 144 218
Materials Science - - - 60 54 55 68 86 89 97 113 122
Mathematics - - - 41 53 40 49 38 34 27 34 59
Mechanical Engineering - - - 34 30 35 47 41 38 36 35 51
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 44 46 30 25 24 23 26
Physics - - - 168 134 127 177 186 142 168 171 242
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 120 100 103 105 76 85 89 149