Instituto Superior Técnico

Núcleo de Estudos e Projectos

Rankings

Under the Studies and Projects Unit (E&P), the Rankings Observatory regularly monitors how the University of Lisbon stands in the major ranking sources, in particular the sectorial rankings of Science and technology, which correspond to areas taught at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST).

Further information about rankings.

(Updated on 01/10/2018.)

1. Position of ULisboa in the major international academic rankings

Ranking Year ULisboa/IST* 1st World 1st Europe 1st National
ARWU 2017 151-200 Harvard (US) Cambridge (UK) ULisboa
CWUR 2018 220 Harvard (US) Cambridge (UK) ULisboa
NTU 2017 193 Harvard (US) Oxford (UK) ULisboa
QS WUR 2018 305 MIT (US) Cambridge (UK) UPorto (301*)
THE 2018 501-600 Oxford (UK) Oxford (UK) UPorto
US News 2018 217 Harvard (US) Oxford (UK) ULisboa
URAP 2018 117 Harvard (US) Oxford (UK) ULisboa
RUR 2018 343 Harvard (US) Imperial College London (UK) UCoimbra (312*)
Leiden 2018 120 Harvard (US) Oxford (UK) ULisboa

2. Position of ULisboa in the major academic rankings in the area of Engineering and Technology

2.1 Position of ULisboa in rankings in areas taught at IST (Engineering or Technology)

Ranking Year ULisboa/IST* 1st World 1st Europe 1st National
ARWU (Engineering) 2016 51-75 MIT (US) Imperial College (UK) ULisboa
NTU (Engineering) 2017 115 Tsinghua (CN) Imperial College (UK) ULisboa
US News (Engineering) 2018 48 Tsinghua (CN) Aalborg University (DK) ULisboa
URAP (Engineering) 2017 66 Tsinghua (CN) Imperial College (UK) ULisboa
RUR (Technical Sciences) 2018 267 Harvard (US) Oxford (UK) UAveiro (123*)
Leiden (Physical Sci&Engn) 2018 93 Harvard (US) Oxford (UK) ULisboa
QS WUR 2018 137 MIT (US) Cambridge (UK) UPorto
THE (General Engineering) 2018 301-400  Stanford Univ (US)  Oxford (UK) UBeira Interior

* General position – World

2.2 Relative position of ULisboa in sectorial rankings in the field of Engineering.

Ranking Portugal Europe World
ARWU (Engineering) 1 17 51-75
NTU (Engineering) 1 22 115
US News (Engineering) 1 11 48
URAP (Engineering) 1 15 66
QS (Engineering) 2 63 172
Leiden (Engineering) 1 15 (1st in the Iberian Peninsula) 120

2.3 Position of IST (ULisboa in the area of Engineering) and its partners of the CLUSTERnetwork, in sectorial rankings in the area of Engineering  (Position in the world).

CLUSTER Members ARWU US News NTU URAP Leiden
Aalto University Finland 151-200 116 112 137 96/144
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne Switzerland 11 18 15 12 46/50
Grenoble Institute of Technology France 133 247 140 228/147
Instituto Superior Técnico 51-75 48 103 66 50/82
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Germany 151-200 87 80 50 182/40
Royal Institute of Technology Sweden 101-150 35 63 46 79/73
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Belgium 51-75 33 52 17 52/101
Polytechnic University of Turin Italy 101-150 70 142 134 116/177
Trinity College Dublin Ireland 457 197 282 548/364
Darmstadt University of Technology Germany 208 185 208 187/195
Eindhoven University of Technology Netherlands 51-75 61 75 81 95/124
Université Catholique de Louvain Belgium 273 519 230/461
BarcelonaTECH Spain 76-100 53 98 104 21/189

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