Oulu University, 2017

The University of Oulu is yet again among the 300 best universities in THE university rankings

The University of Oulu ranks in the bracket 251–300 in the new Times Higher Education Rankings. The score is the same as last year amongst the best universities in the world. In a comparison between Finnish universities, the University of Oulu jumped to third place.

The University of Oulu's points were increased in the fields of research, citations, corporate funding and international outlook, but fell slightly in teaching.

 Teaching, research and citations are each allocated 30% of the overall THE ranking score. The international outlook score accounts for 7.5%, and industry income accounts for 2.5% of the overall score. The metrics that make up the teaching score include reputation survey, staff-to-student ratio, doctorate-to-bachelor’s ratio, doctorates-awarded-to-academic-staff ratio, and institutional income. The research score is made up from three metrics, of which, reputation survey has the highest weighting, followed by research income and research productivity

 THE Rankings of 2020 were again dominated by British and United States universities.

The Times Higher Education Rankings (THE) is one of the most respected university rankings in the world.

Times Higher Education - World University Rankings 2020

Last updated: 16.9.2019