Great Success for BOKU
The QS rankings list the best universities worldwide in 46 fields of study and aim at providing a global comparison and highlighting world-class institutions.
Internationally in 2017 most of the top ten positions go to the University of Cambridge (36 fields of study), the University of California, Los Angeles (34) and the University of Oxford (33). The best university in continental Europe is ETH Zurich (10).
The QS ranking is based on research performance, the institution’s reputation amongst academics and a world-wide employer survey.
The recent ranking in detail can be found here:
Out of the Top-20-Universities ranked in "Agriculture and Forestry", 17 are BOKU's co-operation partners, e.g. 3 universities who are, like BOKU, members of the Euroleague of Life Sciences (ELLS): (Wageningen University, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, University of Copenhagen).