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.
In the «Academic Ranking of World Universities 2021», UZH ranks 54 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.
Das WiWo-Ranking bewertet die forschungsstärksten Hochschulen in der Betriebswirtschaftslehre im deutschsprachigen Raum. Die Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät belegte im 2020-Ranking den 5. Platz.
In the current U.S. News & World Report "Best Global Universities Ranking 2022", the University of Zurich is ranked 64th globally, making it the second-best Swiss comprehensive university (after ETH in 26th place). The University of Zurich is ranked 19th in Europe and 71st in Economics and Business.
Further placements of the University of Zurich in the «QS-Ranking» and in the «THE Times Higher Education World University Ranking» can be found here: