Karolinska Institutet remains highly ranked

Published 2013-08-15 00:00. Updated 2013-11-26 10:29

[NEWS 2013-08-15] In the 2013 Academic Ranking of World Universities presented by the Shanghai Jiao Tong University Karolinska Institutet is highly ranked, this year as number 44. The five most highly ranked universities are Harvard University, Stanford University and Berkeley.

In the field of Clinical Medicine and Pharmacy KI is number 11 in the world and number 2 in Europe, after Cambridge. In the field of Life and Agriculture Sciences KI is ranked as number 19 in the world.

The Shanghai ranking is based on a number of research attributes as the number of Nobel Prizes awarded, citations in scientific journals and publications in journals with high impact factors.