Why Twente Graduate School

University of Twente Ranking

The University of Twente is mentioned in different rankings and places itself among the top 250 of universities worldwide. The UT is mentioned in rankings such as the Times Higher Education Ranking, the CTWS Leiden Ranking, the QS World Ranking and the Shanghai Ranking.

You can find an overview of our main rankings on the rankings website.

Next to the main rankings, the UT is also ranked on several subjects within these rankings:


THE subject ranking 2015:

  • Engineering: 86


CTWS Leiding subject ranking 2015:

  • Mathematics, Computer Science & Engineering: 83
  • Life and Earth sciences: 192
  • Biomedical and Health sciences: 242
  • Physical sciences and Engineering: 106
  • Social sciences and Humanities: 181

QS world ranking

QS ranking subject ranking 2015:

  • Education and Training: 50
  • Engineering - Mechanical: 151-200
  • Communications and Media Studies: 101-150
  • Computer Science and Information Systems: 201-250
  • Engineering Electrical and Electronic: 151-200

Shanghai Ranking (ARWU)

Shanghai subject ranking 2015:

  • Chemistry: 101-150