72points

Lund University

65points

Uppsala University

Lund University
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18 facts in comparison

Lund University vs Uppsala University

Lund University
Uppsala University
72
points
Lund University
65
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Uppsala University

Why is Lund University better than Uppsala University?

  • 10 higher position in U.S. News World's Best Universities ranking
    ?

    71vs81
  • 5 more highly cited researchers
    ?

    7vs2
  • 24 higher position on Times Higher Education ranking
    ?

    82vs106
  • 0.18$ billion bigger amount of endowment obtained
    ?

    0.9$ billionvs0.72$ billion
  • 280 more partner universities and research institutions
    ?

    680vs400
  • 7000 more enrolled students
    ?

    47000vs40000
  • 400 more students from international exchange programs
    ?

    1900vs1500
  • 200 more students taking part in international exchange programs
    ?

    1100vs900

Why is Uppsala University better than Lund University?

  • 1 263.00$ lower cost of room and board
    ?

    4 113.00$vs5376$
  • 6 more academic staff
    ?

    4000vs3994
  • 5 more Nobel prize laureates academically affiliated with the university as lecturers
    ?

    7vs2
  • 36 higher position in ARWU universities ranking
    ?

    73vs109
  • 6 more Nobel prize laureats
    ?

    8vs2
  • 2 more museums
    ?

    3vs1
  • 189 more years since its establishment
    ?

    1477vs1666

General info

1.highly cited researchers

7

2

Compiled yearly by Clarivate Analytics, the number indicates how many researchers affiliated with a university are among the top 1% most cited scholars in their fields. Source: Clarivate Analytics, 2020.
2.academic staff

3994

4000

Number of academic staff. Data is obtained from national agencies such as National Ministry of Education, National Bureau of Statistics, National Association of Universities and Colleges, National Rector's Conference.
3.endowment

0.9$ billion

0.72$ billion

A financial endowment is a transfer of money and/or property donated to an institution. In the United States, the endowment is often integral to the financial health of educational institutions. Alumni or friends of institution sometimes contribute capital to the endowment. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
4.number of partner universities

680

400

Number of partner universities and research institutions shows how big are students' opportunities for exchanges and conducting research abroad. Source: university's official website, 2020.
5.year established

1666

1477

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2020.

Admissions

1.enrolled students

47000

40000

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
2.students from international exchange programs

1900

1500

A student exchange program is a program where students from a secondary school or university study abroad at one of their institution's partner institutions. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
3.students away on international exchange programs

1100

900

A student exchange program is a program where students from a secondary school or university study abroad at one of their institution's partner institutions. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

Facilities

1.cost of room and board

5 376.00$

4 113.00$

The approximate cost of room and board per academic year. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
2.Has university dormitories
Lund University
Uppsala University
The university has its own halls of residence available for students. These can provide an exciting social life, and sometimes work out cheaper than private accommodation.
3.Has a museum
Lund University
Uppsala University
Source: university's official website, 2020.
4.number of museums

1

3

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Rankings

1.U.S. News ranking

71

81

The U.S. News World's Best Universities rankings, based on the QS World University Rankings, evaluated schools in countries such as the United Kingdom, Australia, China, and more, and identified these to be the world's top universities. Source: U.S. News, 2020.
2.position on Times Higher Education ranking

82

106

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings is an annual ranking published by the British magazine “Times Higher Education”. Information is supplied by Thomson Reuters and provides performance based data. Main ranking indicators are based on the universities' core missions- teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.
3.ARWU rank

109

73

The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) uses six objective indicators to rank world universities. These indicators include the number of alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, number of highly cited researchers selected by Thomson Scientific, number of articles published in journals of Nature and Science, number of articles indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index, and per capita performance with respect to the size of an institution. Source: ARWU, 2020.

Honors

1.Nobel laureats staff

2

7

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2020.
2.Nobel laureats alumni

2

8

The total number of the alumni of an institution winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals. Alumni are defined as those who obtain bachelor, Master's or doctoral degrees from the institution. Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2020.
3.Is a member of the Ivy League
Lund University
Uppsala University
The Ivy League is an athletic conference composed of sports teams from eight private institutions of higher education in the Northeastern United States. The conference name is also commonly used to refer to those eight schools as a group. The term Ivy League also has connotations of academic excellence, selectivity in admissions, and social elitism. Source: university's official website, 2020.

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