Diamond League
Utrecht University

Netherlands

Utrecht University, Domplein 29, 3512 JE Utrecht, Netherlands

68 World
rank
3 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1636
Short name:
Utrecht
Type:
Public, general
Students:
30780
Faculty:
2000
Faculty/Students Ratio:
15
:
1
Web-site:
www.uu.nl
Region:
Europe
Location:
Utrecht
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 68 79.089
Teaching 172 65.955
Research 23 91.526
International Diversity 243 62.96
Financial Sustainability 109 79.586
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 96 85.536
Research Perfomance Rankings 21 91.879
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TEACHING
World Rank: 172
Country rank: 3
Score: 65.955
League: Golden League
Dimension
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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: 23
Country rank: 2
Score: 91.526
League: Diamond League
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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: 243
Country rank: 7
Score: 62.96
League: Silver League
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weight
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name
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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: 109
Country rank: 9
Score: 79.586
League: Golden 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

Utrecht University is a research university comprising of seven faculties which collectively span the entire academic spectrum in teaching and research. Founded in 1636, the University is now a modern, leading institute enjoying a growing international reputation. Utrecht University offers a broad range of 45 undergraduate and 167 graduate programmes, the latter including many English-taught programmes.

Mission Statement

As a large and multifaceted international knowledge centre of academic and scientific excellence, the University's core mission is to: > educate young people > train new generations of researchers > produce academics who have both specialist knowledge and professional skills > conduct groundbreaking research > address social issues and work towards solving them Commitment, inspiration, ambition and independence are Utrecht University's core values. The University fosters its academic community through investment in staff and students.