Universities in Stockholm, Sweden
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Stockholm
9 out of 13
  • Universities in Stockholm
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Universities in Stockholm
  • (13 institution and 8 subject rankings)
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  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Stockholm
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Stockholm
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Publication of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. Karolinska Institute with highest ranking among universities in Stockholm ranked #67.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Latest QS World University Rankings By Subject (English Language & Literature) from British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK. 46 universities from Stockholm appear in this ranking.
  • 30 Jan, 2021: Publication of UniRank 4icu - World Ranking. KTH Royal Institute of Technology ranked #177.
  • 28 Jan, 2021: Publication of THE World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education. Stockholm University ranked #53.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Stockholm

Nursing
#3 
Karolinska Institute
Geography
#7 
Stockholm University
Biological Sciences
#16 
Karolinska Institute
Engineering - Electrical & Electronic
#18 
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Music
#18 
Royal College of Music
Agriculture
#50 
Stockholm University
Linguistics
#57 
Stockholm University
Statistics
#76 
Karolinska Institute

Rankings of universities in Stockholm, Sweden 2021

#1

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (251 reviews)
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  • #7 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #98 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #177 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Stockholm University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (85 reviews)
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  • #4 
  • #183 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #181 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #214 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

Karolinska Institute

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (66 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #36 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #67 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#4

Stockholm School of Economics

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (147 reviews)
  • #9 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #27 
  • #596 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #18 
  • #2573 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#5

The Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (14 reviews)
  • #17 
  • #2382 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #24 
  • #2996 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]
  • #34 
  • #11315 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#6

Konstfack, University College of Arts, Crafts and Design

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (14 reviews)
  • #30 
  • #8489 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#7

Stockholm University of the Arts

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (7 reviews)
  • #31 
  • #9648 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

Royal College of Music

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (47 reviews)
  • #32 
  • #10113 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#9

Royal Institute of Art

  • #33 
  • #11002 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#10

The University College of Opera, Stockholm

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (5 reviews)

#11

University College of Dance


#12

Dramatiska institutet University College of Film, Radio, Television and Theatre

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#13

AlbaNova University Center


Stockholm Key Facts for International Students

Population: 1254000

Time: GMT +1

District/province: Stockholm, Stockholms Kommun

Living costs for students in Stockholm:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 91* (9% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 79* (21% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 77* (23% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 48.93 SEK
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type F
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
Nobel prize laureates:
Sune K. Bergström (Karolinska Institutet, 1982)
 
Bengt I. Samuelsson (Karolinska Institutet, 1982)
 
Bertil Ohlin (Stockholm School of Economics, 1977)
 
Hannes Alfvén (Royal Institute of Technology, 1970)
 
Ulf von Euler (Karolinska Institutet, 1970)
 
Ragnar Granit (Karolinska Institutet, 1967)
 
Hugo Theorell (Karolinska Institutet, Nobel Medical Institute, 1955)
 
George de Hevesy (Stockholm University, 1943)
 
Hans von Euler-Chelpin (Stockholm University, 1929)
 
Svante Arrhenius (Stockholm University, 1903)
 

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FAQ

KTH Royal Institute of Technology ranks #1 in Stockholm in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Stockholm KTH Royal Institute of Technology is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 26 rankings where KTH Royal Institute of Technology is listed.

Karolinska Institute is ranked best in Stockholm for Medicine & Health (Nursing). See all rankings for the Karolinska Institute.

Stockholm University is ranked best in Stockholm for Social Studies & Humanities (Geography). See all rankings for the Stockholm University.

Karolinska Institute is ranked best in Stockholm for Natural Sciences (Biological Sciences). See all rankings for the Karolinska Institute.

KTH Royal Institute of Technology is ranked best in Stockholm for Engineering (Engineering - Electrical & Electronic). See all rankings for the KTH Royal Institute of Technology.

Royal College of Music is ranked best in Stockholm for Arts Visual & Performing (Music). See all rankings for the Royal College of Music.

Stockholm University is ranked best in Stockholm for Agriculture (Agriculture). See all rankings for the Stockholm University.

Stockholm University is ranked best in Stockholm for Languages & Literature (Linguistics). See all rankings for the Stockholm University.

Karolinska Institute is ranked best in Stockholm for Mathematics (Statistics). See all rankings for the Karolinska Institute.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Europe:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

Criteria used in ranking -THE World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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