20 August 2015

DIKU is still the highest ranked CS department in Denmark


The Department of Computer Science at University of Copenhagen (DIKU) is still the best Computer Science department in Denmark according to the Shanghai Ranking of 2015, also known as the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).

This year DIKU ranks in the category 51-75 in the area of Computer Science among all universities in the world which places DIKU in front of any other Danish university. In the top 100 one other Danish university, the Technical University of Denmark, is represented, ranking in the category 76-100. The position is a slight decrease compared to last year, when DIKU ranked 49 on the list.

See the entire Academic Ranking of World Universities in Computer Science 2015

The 2015 statistics for University of Copenhagen

University of Copenhagen advances

This year the University of Copenhagen ranks 35th, which is a progress from last year, when the university ranked 39th. This is especially because of the good rankings in the area of Natural Sciences and Mathematics.

The ranking as 35th makes University of Copenhagen the best placed Danish University on the list.

35 University of Copenhagen
73 Aarhus University
101-150 Technical University of Denmark
201-300 University of Southern Denmark
301-400 Aalborg University

See the entire Academic Ranking of World Universities 2015

See the entire Academic Ranking of World Universities in Natural Sciences and Mathematics 2015

Read article about Times Higher Education (THE Ranking): UCPH is ranked 82 - the best ranking among the Danish universities and the highest ranking ever. This is a huge jump up the list compared to the previous years with ranking 160 (2014) and 150 (2013).