Universities in Stockholm, Sweden
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Stockholm
10 out of 13
  • Universities in Stockholm
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Universities in Stockholm
  • (18 institution and 6 subject rankings)
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  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Stockholm
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Stockholm
  • 19 Jan, 2022: Publication of THE World’s Most International Universities - Times Higher Education. Karolinska Institute with highest ranking among universities in Stockholm ranked #35.
  • 15 Dec, 2021: URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance updated with Karolinska Institute ranked highest among 3 listed universities in Stockholm.
  • 24 Nov, 2021: Latest THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education from THE Times Higher Education, UK. 3 universities from Stockholm appear in this ranking.
  • 28 Oct, 2021: THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education updated with Karolinska Institute ranked highest among 3 listed universities in Stockholm.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Stockholm

Nursing
#3 
Karolinska Institute
Geography
#14 
Stockholm University
Molecular Biology & Genetics
#15 
Karolinska Institute
Engineering - Electrical & Electronic
#18 
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Art & Design
#21 
Konstfack, University College of Arts, Crafts and Design
Mathematics
#32 
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Computer Science & Information Systems
#42 
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Agriculture
#50 
Stockholm University
Communication & Media Studies
#51 
Stockholm University
Linguistics
#57 
Stockholm University

Rankings of universities in Stockholm, Sweden 2022

#1

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (590 reviews)
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  • #6 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #89 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #177 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Stockholm University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (263 reviews)
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  • #4 
  • #176 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #148 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #214 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

Karolinska Institute

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (192 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #39 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #67 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #48 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 25 October, 2021]



#4

Stockholm School of Economics

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (171 reviews)
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  • #27 
  • #596 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #17 
  • #2259 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #9 
  • #401 
ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking
[Published 15 August, 2021]


#5

AlbaNova University Center

  • #28 
  • #3287 
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)
  • #31 
  • #8489 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#7

Stockholm University of the Arts

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (7 reviews)
  • #32 
  • #9648 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

Royal College of Music

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (76 reviews)
  • #33 
  • #10113 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

Royal Institute of Art

  • #34 
  • #11002 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#10

The Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (17 reviews)
  • #35 
  • #11315 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#11

University College of Dance

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (5 reviews)

#12

The University College of Opera, Stockholm

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (5 reviews)

#13

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

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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 53.32 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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KTH Royal Institute of Technology ranks #1 in Stockholm in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Stockholm KTH Royal Institute of Technology is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 27 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 (Molecular Biology & Genetics). 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.

Konstfack, University College of Arts, Crafts and Design is ranked best in Stockholm for Arts Visual & Performing (Art & Design). See all rankings for the Konstfack, University College of Arts, Crafts and Design.

KTH Royal Institute of Technology is ranked best in Stockholm for Mathematics (Mathematics). See all rankings for the KTH Royal Institute of Technology.

KTH Royal Institute of Technology is ranked best in Stockholm for Computer Science (Computer Science & Information Systems). See all rankings for the KTH Royal Institute of Technology.

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 Journalism & Media Studies (Communication & Media Studies). 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.

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

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

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 Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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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 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%

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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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Tillburg University

Criteria used in ranking -Tilburg University Economics Ranking:
Ranking is based on 35 journals.
Journals (source) https://econtop.uvt.nl/journals.php

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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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