The excellence of our research capacities has been repeatedly confirmed in academic rankings. Good placement in the various ranking systems is an important indicator of how the international community assesses our research activities and demonstrates that the Faculty's success has a broad base.
Academic Ranking of World Universities ARWU in Economics / Business
In the «Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020», UZH ranks 56 among the world's best universities. In addition to an overall rating, the Shanghai Ranking Consultancy also publishes rankings in individual subjects and specialist fields, in which our Faculty is also ranked very well in the field of economics / business.
In the most recent Tilburg Ranking, our Faculty's Department of Economics was ranked third after the London School of Economics and University College London, based on publication output in the five leading international economic journals.
In the Handelsblatt Ranking the Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics of UZH regularly is competing with others for first place.
Best Global Universities Ranking
In the current U.S. News & World Report «Best Global Universities Ranking 2020», the University of Zurich now ranks 58th globally (previous year 61st), making it the best comprehensive university of Switzerland. Throughout Europe, the University of Zurich was able to improve its ranking by one place and now occupies 17th place. In economics, the UZH is ranked 55th (previous year 61st).