7 disciplines of the University of Oulu among the world's top in Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject

Each year, Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2023 by Subject ranks the world's best universities in eleven different fields of science. A total of seven fields at the University of Oulu were ranked among the best.

Computer science, which ranked 126–150, performed best among the disciplines of the University of Oulu. Education and engineering (and technology) were the second best performing disciplines (both 151–175).

Computer science 126–150 (2021: 126–150)

Engineering (and technology) 151–175 (2021: 151–175)

Education 151–175 (151–175)

Business & Economics 251–300 (251–300)

Arts and humanities 301–400 (301–400)

Physical sciences 301–400 (301–400)      

Clinical and health 401–500 (301–400)

The Times Higher Education rankings are based on 13 indicators that assess the teaching, research and citations in each field of science. The ranking also assigns a small weight to external funding and internationality in the field of science. The weights assigned to the indicators used in the evaluation vary by field. In teaching and research, reputation evaluations provided by the members of the scientific communities are emphasised.

World University Rankings by Subject 2023

Last updated: 26.10.2022