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The Faculty of Medicine of LMU Munich regularly holds top positions in international research rankings. In 2019, the LMU is the German leader in the Nature Index Ranking of scientific institutions. In the Times Higher Education Ranking 2017/2018, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (rank 35) occupied an excellent position in an international comparison. In a Germany-wide comparison, the Faculty of Medicine is awarded a top research reputation in the CHE ranking, which re-evaluates the various subjects every three years, both in 2012 and 2015.

Nature Index Ranking 2019

RankNational Top InstitutionCountry
1Harvard UniversityUnited States
4University of CambridgeUnited Kingdom
5The University of TokyoJapan
6Peking UniversityChina
7Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich)Switzerland
18University of TorontoCanada
30National University of Singapore (NUS)Singapore
37Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs)India
56Weizmann Institute of Science (WIS)Israel
59Seoul National UniversitySouth Korea
62University of CopenhagenDenmark
69The University of QueenslandAustralia
75Technical University of MunichGermany
79Utrecht UniversityNetherlands
80University of MünsterGermany
90Heidelberg UniversityGermany
100Karlsruhe Institute of TechnologyGermany
Quelle: Nature Index Ranking 2019

Nature Index Ranking 2016, 2017, 2018

Times Higher Education Ranking 2012/2013, 2013/2014, 2014/2015, 2015/2016, 2016/2017, 2017/2018

CHE Hochschul Ranking 2012/2013, 2015/2016