Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden ranks top 100 in the world

Chalmers in university rankings

Chalmers University of Technology is highly reputed in education, research and collaboration with industry and is constantly ranked among the top universities in the world. Here is an overview of Chalmers’ position in the world, according to different international rankings.

QS World University Ranking

Chalmers University of Technology is ranked 121 in the QS Global World Ranking. We are also among the top 100 universities on QS subject specific ranking list for Electrical and Electronic Engineering (57), Mechanical Engineering (50), Civil and Structural Engineering (51-100), Chemical Engineering (72) and Materials Science (75). Within Architecture we are ranked 44 in the world.​

QS Employability Ranking

We are ranked 81 in the world in QS Employability Ranking 2020.

THE Times Higher Education World University Ranking

On the THE Times Higher Education Ranking List 2019 for Engineering and Technology, Chalmers is ranked 82 in the world.

CWTS Leiden Ranking

On the Leiden Ranking 2015 Chalmers is ranked as no. 1 in Sweden and the Nordic countries in the category collaborative research with industry. This indicator shows the proportion of publications that Chalmers has been co-authored with industry partners.
The CWTS Leiden Ranking measures the scientific performance of 750 universities worldwide on measurable indicators, both in terms of the impact of publications and on the level of collaboration with other universities and industry.

Shanghai World University Ranking

Best ranked subjects within the Global Ranking of Academic Subjects: 
  • Marine/Ocean Engineering 42
  • Transportation Science & Technology 42
  • Electrical & Electronic Engineering 51-75
  • Telecommunication Engineering 51-75
  • Biotechnology 76-100
  • Automation & Control 101-150
  • Chemical Engineering 101-150
  • Energy Science & Engineering 101-150
  • Mechanical Engineering 101-150
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) ranked Chalmers 401-500 overall score in 2021.

Kantar Sifo's Reputation Index for Swedish Universities

Research firm Kantar Sifo has measured the Swedish general public’s opinion of Swedish universities every year since 2012. In every survey so far, Chalmers has had the highest reputation.

Stint Internationalisation Index

Chalmers retains its position as one of Sweden's most international universities. For the fifth year in a row, Chalmers is awarded the highest mark by The Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education, Stint, in its Internationalisation Index.​

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