01.08.2018
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The University of Jyväskylä globally among the top 150 universities in education and mathematics

The University of Jyväskylä is again included in the Shanghai ranking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects. Overall, JYU is placed among the top 500 universities in 11 academic subjects.
  • Mathematics climbed to a position 101–150 (previously 201–300).
  • Education was ranked 101–150 (previously 151–200).
  • In addition, JYU achieved new subject-specific rankings in Information Technology (301–400) and Communication (201–300).

The comparison covers more than 4,000 universities in 83 countries. The ranking criteria include, for example, the quality and quantity of research, academic awards and international cooperation. The results can be viewed at Global Ranking of Academic Subjects.

JYU’s positions by subject categories 2018 (last year’s ranking):

Mathematics 101–150 (201–300)

Physics 301–400 (301–400)

Chemistry 201–300 (201–300)

Ecology 201–300 (201–300)

Information Technology 301–400 (–)

Biology 401–500 (401–500)

Education 101–150 (151–200)

Communication 201–300 (last year rankings up to 100 only, thus incomparable)

Psychology 201–300 (201–300)

Business Economy, 301–400 (last year rankings up to 200 only, thus incomparable)

Management 301–400 (301–400)

Further information:

Vice Rector Henrik Kunttu, tel. 050 599 6134