Bronze League
University of Southern Denmark

Denmark

University of Southern Denmark, Campusvej 55, 5230 Odense M, Denmark

368 World
rank
5 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1998
Short name:
SDU
Type:
Public
Students:
22210
Faculty:
1750
Faculty/Students Ratio:
13
:
1
Web-site:
www.sdu.dk/en/
Region:
Europe
Location:
Odense M
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 368 50.359
Teaching 391 48.207
Research 375 47.907
International Diversity 308 55.823
Financial Sustainability 446 51.302
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 405 40.784
Research Perfomance Rankings 240 62.728
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TEACHING
World Rank: 391
Country rank: 5
Score: 48.207
League: Bronze League
Dimension
weight
Indicator
name
Indicator
weight
40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 375
Country rank: 4
Score: 47.907
League: Bronze League
Dimension
weight
Indicator
name
Indicator
weight
40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 308
Country rank: 5
Score: 55.823
League: Bronze League
Dimension
weight
Indicator
name
Indicator
weight
10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 446
Country rank: 5
Score: 51.302
League: Copper League
Dimension
weight
Indicator
name
Indicator
weight
10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

University of Southern Denmark has more than 26,000 students and more than 4,000 employees. The University of Southern Denmark is a comprehensive university with five faculties: Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Humanities, Faculty of Sciences and Faculty of Social Sciences. The university offers teaching and higher research at 6 campuses in Denmark ? in Odense, Kolding, Esbjerg, Sonderborg/Flensburg, Slagelse and Copenhagen.

Mission Statement

The Mission Statement of the University of Southern Denmark is to deliver research, teaching and the dissemination of knowledge ? to the very highest standard ? as a shared endeavor ? on the basis of a strong academic environment that is highly reputed for its interdisciplinary and innovative qualities. The ultimate goal of the University of Southern Denmark is to be the university of choice for students, staff and collaborating partners, at both national and international levels. We aim to achieve this by ensuring the highest possible standards: ? Our students develop academic competencies and personal skills in an inspiring and innovative learning environment. Teaching is of the highest quality in terms of both academic level and pedagogical methods. Our degree programs are revised and upgraded on an ongoing basis to reflect national and global requirements. ? Our collaborating partners know that graduates from the University of Southern Denmark are exceptionally well-qualified to further and understand social development and change. We are a university which researchers from within Denmark and abroad wish to Copperate with. ? Our staff is highly qualified in their respective fields of expertise. Together they create what is recognized as an energetic and innovative working environment. In a community characterized by a strong sense of reciprocal trust, all University staff is committed to pursuing excellence in research, teaching and dissemination practices.