Since launching its operations in 2010, the University of Eastern Finland has appeared frequently, indeed annually, in several rankings listing the world's leading universities.

In rankings compiled by companies, universities, etc., universities are ranked on the basis of various criteria. Depending on the ranking list in question, weight is given on, e.g., the number of scientific publications and citations, employer and academic reputation, and teaching environments.

Below you'll find a table of our placement in the most important rankings over the past few years.


Among the World's Top Young Universities

Since 2012, both QS World University Rankings and Times Higher Education World University Rankings have published lists of the world's top universities under 50 years of age.

Success in rankings by subject

Some university ranking institutions provide a subject-specific version of their ranking list. In QS World University Rankings and Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), the University of Eastern Finland has been ranked among the world's leading universities in several subjects in recent years.

University of Eastern Finland in QS World University Rankings by Subject

Nursing 51-100
Agriculture and Forestry 151-200
Pharmacy and Pharmacology 201-250
Education 201-250
Medicine 251-300
Biological Sciences 301-350
Environmental Sciences 301-350
Chemistry 451-500


University of Eastern Finland in Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) by Subject

Nursing 76-100
Atmospheric Science 42
Dentistry & Oral Sciences 101-150
Hospitality & Tourism Management 151-200
Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences 201-300
Biological Sciences 101-150
Human Biological Sciences 201-300
Agricultural Sciences 201-300
Clinical Medicine 301-400
Medical Technology 201-300
Public Health 201-300
Education 201-300
Business Administration 301-400
Ecology 201-300
Biomedical Engineering 151-200
Environmental Science Engineering 201-300

Ranking Lists

Rankings by Subject

Rankings of Young Universities