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WirtschaftsWoche rankings

Germany's strongest university in business sciences

TUM has retained its ranking as Germany’s strongest research university in business sciences. The latest issue of the WirtschaftsWoche rankings not only reaffirms the number one position of the TUM School of Management – it also highlights the work of individual researchers. Three scientists placed in the top 10 and three in the top 100. Five researchers are ranked among the 100 best for “Lifetime achievement”. The “Best under 40” category includes four management researchers.

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TUM graduates in demand worldwide

Number 12 in Employability Ranking

Graduates of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) are in strong demand in the international job market. This is seen yet again in the latest Global University Employability Ranking. TUM placed 12th worldwide and is number three in Europe behind Cambridge and Oxford.

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Highly Cited Researchers rankings

14 scientists among the most cited worldwide

Fourteen TUM researchers belong to the world's most frequently cited scientists. Their names can be found in the latest Highly Cited Researchers rankings.

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TUM among top 50 in THE Rankings by Subject in multiple categories

Number 10 worldwide in computer science

TUM has again moved upward in the THE World University Rankings by Subject and is now among the world’s 10 best universities for computer science. It ranks 20th in engineering and 23rd in natural sciences. In several other subject groups it is among the top 50.

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Top positions in the THE university ranking

TUM is the best university in Germany and the European Union

For the first time ever, the three most important rankings in the academic world all simultaneously rate the Technical University of Munich (TUM) as Germany's best university. TUM overtook last year's winner, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich (LMU), according to a report published Wednesday by the renowned British magazine "Times Higher Education" (THE). The QS World University Ranking and the Shanghai Ranking had already rated TUM first in Germany.

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New Shanghai Rankings released

TUM is the top university in Germany

In the latest edition of the Shanghai Rankings, TUM is rated as the best university in Germany. In the recently published subject rankings, it already placed among the world’s top 25 universities in five areas and among the top 50 in two other subjects.

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Latest Shanghai Ranking of academic subjects released

TUM among the top 25 in five subjects

The Technical University of Munich (TUM) is among the world’s top 25 universities in five subjects and in the top 50 in two other areas. That is the result of the latest Global Ranking of Academic Subjects released by Shanghai Ranking. In remote sensing and medical technology, TUM is among the top 10.

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Billion dollar start-ups launched by TUM alumni

TUM ranks sixth among Europe’s Top Unicorn Universities

Start-ups that exceed a valuation of one billion US dollars without a stock market listing are called unicorns. A new ranking posted on the “Sifted” portal now shows which universities count the most unicorn founders among their alumni. TUM ranks number 6 in Europe.

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International QS Best Student Cities rankings

Munich ranked second among the best university cities

Which city is the best for studying abroad? The QS Best Student Cities rankings cover many factors, ranging from the student experience to quality of life. Munich has once again placed number two worldwide.

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New issue of QS World University Rankings

TUM keeps streak alive as best German university

In the latest edition of the respected QS World University Ranking, the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has placed number one among German universities for the eighth time in succession. It is also number three in the European Union and is ranked among the top 50 universities in the world.

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