Umea University
Umea University

Continente: Europe

Country: Sweden

Address: Umeå University, SE-901 87 Umeå, Sweden

Web Site: www.umu.se



About Umea University:

Umeå University is a university in Umeå in the mid-northern region of Sweden. The university was founded in 1965 and is the fifth oldest within Sweden's present borders. Internationally, the university is known for research relating to the genome of the Populus tree and the Norway Spruce, and its highly ranked Institute of (industrial) Design. The university has four faculties and eight campus schools, more than 20 research centers and 35 departments. Most education and research are located at the main campus and Umeå Arts Campus in Umeå, with additional campuses in the cities of Skellefteå and Örnsköldsvik. The total number of students enlisted to some of the 50 different study programs and 800 separate courses exceeds 34,000.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 207 221 243 250 248 267 264 261 259 261 278 294

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 80 70 83 98 245 107 78 98 109 109 130
Engineering - 285 - - - - - - - - 451-500 -
Life Sciences - 212 222 252 201 235 225 218 226 213 215 229
Clinical Medicine - 172 204 194 192 186 183 192 187 192 199 199
Natural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Social Sciences - 165 180 147 147 172 159 160 166 184 180 179

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 126 245 267 216 250 297 232 271
Chemistryical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - 451-500
Chemistry - - - - - - - - - - - -
Civil Engineering - - - 124 178 153 204 201 237 276 290 301-350
Computer Science - - - 262 - - - - - - 451-500 451-500
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 -
Environment / Ecology - - - - 107 109 115 105 113 121 128 128
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 -
Mathematics - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - 451-500
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 262 - - - 275 287 351-400
Physics - - - - - - - - - - - -
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 71 93 89 58 63 65 69 87