In recent years, Aarhus University has moved up in the most important international rankings. Among over 17,000 universities world-wide, Aarhus University is ranked in the top 100 by several influential rankings. A high ranking is an important competitive advantage for a university which seeks to attract and retain the best students, researchers and partners.

Aarhus University's ranking


Shanghai Ranking (ARWU)

65 (2016)

National Taiwan University Ranking

86 (2016)

Leiden Ranking

97 (2016)*

Times Higher Education World University Ranking

98 (2016)

QS World University Ranking

119 (2017-18)

*among the largest universities in the world