University of Oulu rose to the top 400 in the QS University Rankings
The QS University Rankings emphasises the university's reputation, number of citations, teachers-to-students ratio, international staff ratio and international student ratio. The reputation studies are important in the QS Rankings and based on surveys of researchers and employers.
The rise of the University of Oulu in this year's ranking is explained in particular by the improvement of the employer's reputation and the number of citations per academic staff. The last ranking placed the University of Oulu 200th.