“Shanghai” Ranking: Top Results for KIT
KIT scores excellently in the current subject ranking of ARWU (Academic Ranking of World Universities). In Engineering Sciences alone, KIT is ranked with eleven subjects among the top 100, in Natural Sciences, with two subjects. Chemical Engineering and Chemistry are two of the subjects where KIT is among the best German universities. The ARWU Ranking, also known as “Shanghai” Ranking, evaluates research indicators such as the number of published scientific articles.
In 13 subjects altogether, KIT counts among the 100 best universities in the world. The field of Engineering contributes with the subjects Energy Science & Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Remote Sensing, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Nanoscience & Nanotechnology, Water Resources, Mechanical Engineering, Instruments Science & Technology, Biotechnology, and Transportation Science & Technology. These are complemented by Physics and Chemistry from the Natural Sciences field.
Further information in the Press Release 092/2017.