June 10, 2020

QS Top Universities Ranked 4 Lithuanian Universities Among the Best in the World

The QS World University Rankings 2021 ranked four Lithuanian universities among the top universities in the world, and we could not be happier about it! 🙂

The latest rankings published today by QS Top Universities revealed the top 1000 universities from around the world and covered 80 different locations. According to the latest data Vilnius University (VU) ranked =423 and holds a top position among the Lithuanian universities. VU is followed by Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VGTU) at 651-700, as well as Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) and Vytautas Magnus University, both ranked at 801-1000.

The QS World University Rankings is the most-widely read annual publication of university rankings. It comprises the global overall rankings and names the world’s top universities. QS Top Universities evaluates the universities according to academic and employer reputation, faculty-to-student ratio, citations per faculty, international faculty ratio and international student ratio.

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March 19, 2019

4 Lithuanian Universities are Ranked Among the Top Universities in the World

The latest “QS World University Rankings by Subject” are in and Lithuanian higher education field can not be prouder! For the first time ever, one of the Lithuanian universities is ranked among the top 100 best universities in the world. In total 4 Lithuanian higher education institutions are listed in the rankings.

According to the latest “QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019” (published on February 27th) Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VGTU) continues to grow strong and gains wider recognition. The university ranks in 51-100 place in Engineering – Civil and Structural subject group. In the subject area of Engineering and Technology VGTU ranks at 256 place. So far VGTU is the first university in Lithuania to reach such a high position in the ranking.

Vilnius University (VU) is listed in the rankings under the subject areas of Linguistics (201–250 place), Physics and Astronomy (251-300 place), Accounting and Finance (251-300 place), Natural Sciences (383 place), Social Sciences and Management (384 place), Arts and Humanities (393 place). In addition, VU is ranked in the subject groups of Business and Management Studies (401-450 place), Medicine (451–500 place), and Biological Sciences (451–500 place). Also it is ranked in subject areas of Informatics and Information Systems (451–500 place), Engineering and Technology (451–500 place).

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) this year is ranked in subject group of Electronics and Electrical Engineering (401–450 place) and in the subject area of Engineering and Technology (451–500 place), and in the subject group of Business and Management Studies (451-500 place). Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) is also among the ranked universities. It is listed on 251–300 place in the Law subject group.