Université de Rennes 1 progress in The ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2018

Université de Rennes 1 progress in the Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2018 published on 18th of July 2018 by the Shanghai Ranking Consultancy. 4000 institutions worldwide and 54 subjects are included. In comparison to 2017, Université de Rennes 1 mostly progress both in the number of disciplines classified (18 against 14) as for the rank of some. Thereby, water resource subject joins mathematics ranked between 51st and 75th place worldwide.

Academic Ranking of World Universities

The Global Ranking of Academic Subjects covers 5 main fields: natural sciences, engineering, life sciences, medical sciences and social sciences.

This year, for the first time Université de Rennes 1 is ranked in telecommunication engineering (between 151st and 200th place), medical technology (201-300), physics, applied biological sciences (401-500). Engineering and material sciences progress (from 301-400 in 2017 to 201-300 in 2018), as well as water resource (from 76-100 to 51-75). The rank of 10 other subjects did not change and only agricultural sciences and ecology are in relative decline.

Furthermore, Université de Rennes 1 appears in the top 100 most innovative universities in Europe in the Reuters ranking. In the Leiden ranking 2018 Université de Rennes 1 is ranked 13th French university and 435th in the world. In the QS 2019 ranking, Université de Rennes 1 is noted for its high research activity.