75points

Lund University

71points

Uppsala University

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18 facts in comparison

Lund University vs Uppsala University

Lund University
Uppsala University
75
points
Lund University
71
points
Uppsala University

Why is Lund University better than Uppsala University?

  • 24 higher position on Times Higher Education ranking
    ?

    82vs106
  • 10 higher position in U.S. News World's Best Universities ranking
    ?

    71vs81
  • 280 more partner universities and research institutions
    ?

    680vs400
  • 7000 more enrolled students
    ?

    47000vs40000
  • 5 more highly cited researchers
    ?

    7vs2
  • 0.18$ billion bigger amount of endowment obtained
    ?

    0.9$ billionvs0.72$ billion
  • 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$ lower cost of room and board
    ?

    4 113$vs5376$
  • 6 more academic staff
    ?

    4000vs3994
  • 36 higher position in ARWU universities ranking
    ?

    73vs109
  • 5 more Nobel prize laureates academically affiliated with the university as lecturers
    ?

    7vs2
  • 6 more Nobel prize laureats
    ?

    8vs2
  • 189 more years since its establishment
    ?

    1477vs1666
  • 2 more museums
    ?

    3vs1

General info

1.number of partner universities
?

Number of partner universities and research institutions shows how big are students' opportunities for exchanges and conducting research abroad. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

University of Rome La Sapienza

914

680

400

2.academic staff
?

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.

Best

University of British Columbia

10186

3994

4000

3.Highly cited researchers
?

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, 2019.

Best

Stanford University

103

7

2

4.endowment
?

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, 2019.

Best

Harvard University

32$ billion

0.9$ billion

0.72$ billion

5.year established
?

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

University of Oxford

1096

1666

1477

Admissions

1.enrolled students
?

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

University of Rome La Sapienza

128963

47000

40000

2.students from international exchange programs
?

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, 2019.

Best

New York University

8660

1900

1500

3.students away on international exchange programs
?

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, 2019.

Best

University College Dublin

5000

1100

900

Facilities

1.cost of room and board
?

The approximate cost of room and board per academic year. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Bauman Moscow State Technical University

0$

5 376$

4 113$

2.Has university dormitories
?

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.

For example

University of Goettingen

Lund University
Uppsala University
3.Has a museum
?

Source: university's official website, 2019.

Lund University
Uppsala University
4.number of museums
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Best

University of Rome La Sapienza

21

1

3

Rankings

1.position on Times Higher Education ranking
?

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.

Best

California Institute of Technology

1

82

106

2.ARWU rank
?

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, 2019.

Best

Harvard University

1

109

73

3.U.S. News rank
?

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, 2019.

Best

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

1

71

81

Honors

1.Nobel laureats staff
?

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2019.

Best

Harvard University

66

2

7

2.Nobel laureats alumni
?

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, 2019.

Best

University of Cambridge

78

2

8

3.Is a member of the Ivy League
?

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, 2019.

For example

Dartmouth College

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