In september was the yearly university ranking by Times Higher Education released with Örebro earning a higher ranking from the previous year.
The ranking from Times Higher Education for the year of 2020 has been released. Times Higher Education is the largest university ranking with almost 1400 universities of the 20 000 universities in the world ranked. Last year did Örebro University fall on the ranking from place 386 for the year of 2018 till 405 for the year of 2019. For the year of 2020 has Örebro University gained the place of 385.
According to the university itself, the higher placement is mainly due to the fact that scientific articles are written by researchers at Örebro University have been cited in large numbers by other researchers. In the ranking of only citations, is Örebro University ranked the 136th university in the world.
The best Swedish university is the Karolinska Institute in place 41. Twelve Swedish universities are on the list with Örebro universitet in place 10.
According to the university, does the ranking mean that the university gain an increased visibility both nationally and internationally. It is also of great importance in entering strategic partnerships with universities abroad and in attracting international students, teachers and researchers.