RWTH Achieves Excellent Scores in the Ranking


The QS Ranking by Subjects 2022 has been published.


RWTH Aachen University has achieved very good scores in the current QS Ranking by Subjects: in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, and Mineral and Mining Engineering, RWTH is in the lead among German universities. In Architecture, Civil Engineering, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, RWTH Aachen University is among the top three German universities. RWTH is also doing well when compared with other universities around the world. In ten subjects it is among the 100 best universities worldwide, with Mechanical Engineering in 19th place and Mineral and Mining Engineering in 16th place.

The British information service provider Quacquarelli Symonds published the annual global university ranking on April 6, 2022. Various criteria are used for the ranking, which are weighted differently in the individual subjects. The most important indicator is an online reputation survey; the citations of scientific papers are also included in the ranking.