Rankings Wageningen University & Research

Rankings

Wageningen is one of the top-ranked universities in the world. According to influential university rankings, the university ranks world’s best in the field of Agriculture & Forestry. In the Keuzegids Universities 2019 the university ranked as the best university in the Netherlands for the fifteenth time in a row, according to her own students.

National Taiwan Ranking

#1 Agricultural University

National Taiwan Ranking 19

The National Taiwan Ranking compares over 300 universities on three different criteria for scientific paper performance; research productivity, research impact and research excellence. According to NTU Wageningen is the number 1 Agricultural University and is #156 in the general ranking.

National Taiwan Ranking Environment Ecology

#1 in Environment & Ecology

National Taiwan Ranking 19

According to the National Taiwan Ranking Wageningen is the number 1 university in the field of Environment & Ecology. In the field of Plant & Animal Sciences the university is ranked as number 2.

Times Higher Education World University Rankings

#59 in the world

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020

Wageningen University & Research is not only number 59 in the world but also number 1 in the Netherlands!

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings judge world class universities across all of their core missions – teaching, research, citations, international perspective and industry income.


QS world ranking 2021

#115 in the world

QS World University Rankings

The new global QS ranking shows Wageningen University & Research among the 10 percent best universities in the world. This is unprecedented since the start of this ranking. WUR has risen ten places, from the 125th to the 115th spot. The QS World University Ranking is published annually and is considered one of the most influential rankings in the world. The ascent appears to be the result of WUR’s excellent reputation and the increase in the number of international employees. The relatively high number of staff members in relation to students is an essential factor in the high ranking.

QS World University Rankings

#1 in Agriculture & Forestry

QS World University Rankings 2020

Wageningen ranks as #1 in the world in the field of Agriculture and Forestry, according to QS World University Rankings.

QS best environmental sciences

#8 in Environmental Sciences

QS World University Rankings 2020

Wageningen has also been highly ranked for Environmental Sciences. The most recent ranking notes the University as #8 in the world in this field.

Academic Ranking of World Universities

#151-200 in the world

Academic Ranking of World Universities 2019

Also known as the Shanghai Ranking. From a selection of 1,200 universities, the best 500 are determined by 6 indicators. These indicators are: alumni winning prizes, staff winning prizes, highly cited researchers, number of papers, publications in journals and per capita academic performance. Wageningen is ranked as one of the best 200 universities in the world.

Shanghai Rankings Agricultural Sciences

#1 in Agricultural Sciences

Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020

In the subject ranking Agricultural Sciences of the Shanghai Ranking the university holds the first place.

best universiteit Netherlands

#1 in the Netherlands

Keuzegids Universities 2019 (in Dutch)

The Keuzegids ranking compares Dutch universities. In 2019 the university is ranked as the best University in the Netherlands for the fifteenth time in a row. The best bachelor's programmes are Plant Sciences and Molecular Life Sciences. Best master's are Geo-information Science, International Land- & Water Management en Forest & Nature Conservation.