University of Oulu, 2019

Educational sciences and medicine on the rise in QS discipline comparison 2020

The University of Oulu is ranked among the top 600 universities in the world in 11 different disciplines in this year's QS World University Rankings by Subject university comparison.

Several disciplines of the University of Oulu improved their ranking in this year's QS comparison. Chemistry and Environmental Sciences were added to the list as new fields. Geography was once again the most successful discipline.

Ranks of the disciplines of the University of Oulu in the QS discipline ranking 2020:

  • Geography 151-200

  • Education 201-250 (+)

  • Biological Sciences 251-300 (+)

  • Medicine 251-300 (+)

  • Engineering - Electrical & Electronic 301-350

  • Computer Science and information systems 301-350

  • Agriculture & Forestry 301-350 (-)

  • Material Sciences 301-350 (+)

  • Environmental Sciences 351-400

  • Physics & Astronomy 551-600 (-)

  • Chemistry 551-600

This year, QS Ranking’s international discipline comparison listed 600 of the world’s top universities in 48 different disciplines. In QS Ranking's interdisciplinary comparison, the rankings are affected by e.g. academic reputation, employee reputation, and citations per publication.

QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019

Last updated: 8.4.2020