In subjects of “Natural Sciences”, KIT reached place 23 in physics, place 40 in materials sciences, and the group 51 – 100 in chemistry.
In “Engineering & Technology” subjects, KIT is ranked in the group 51 – 100 in mechanical engineering, informatics, electrical engineering, chemical engineering, and civil engineering.
In comparison with other German universities, KIT materials sciences are in second place, informatics and physics reached place 3. In addition, KIT’s electrical engineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, chemistry, architecture, mechanical engineering, mathematics, and geosciences are in the top 10 in Germany. Hence, eleven subjects of KIT are in the German top 10.
For the worldwide ranking published by QS Quacquarelli Symonds, a total of 4,226 universities were evaluated. 945 of them made it into the list of the best. Since 2010, QS has been publishing an own ranking based largely on reputation indicators. Every year in autumn, a total ranking is published. This year, the subject ranking is published for the fourth time.
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