Semmelweis University, the University of Pécs, the University of Debrecen and the University of Szeged is included in this year’s ranking of the Times Higher Education (THE) of the top universities in life sciences, medicine and dentistry.

According to, the London-based company published its latest results on November 19.

Semmelweis University is 301-400.

among the best medical, dental and life sciences universities. Meanwhile, the University of Pécs is in the 401st-500th position in this respect. Finally, the universities of Szeged and Debrecen are in the 501-600 category. This means that all Hungarian universities could retain their status of 2018.

In the ranking, there are 775 universities included and the list is lead by the University of Oxford that is followed by the Harvard University, the University of Cambridge, the Imperial College London and the Stanford University. Apart from the Anglo-Saxon institutes, the best European medical university is the Swedish Karolinska Institute that got the 12th position.

According to the Times Higher Education, all rankings are based on 13 carefully calibrated performance indicators that measure an institution’s performance across teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

In the ranking of the universities offering History, Philosophy and languages, Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE, Budapest) is among the 601st-800th best in the world. Meanwhile, among the top universities for economics, there is the Corvinus University of Budapest. In the case of computer and mechanical engineering

there are four Hungarian universities among the world’s top institutions:

Corvinus, ELTE, the Budapest University of Technology and Economics and the University of Debrecen. Among those universities that offer the best possibilities to teach and learn by providing an optimal atmosphere for everybody, there are four Hungarian institutions of higher education.


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