Overview of ranking lists

Shanghai Jiao Tong

Institutions are ranked according to their academic or research performance. Ranking indicators include Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals winners and bibliometric data. Available for 5 fields: Natural Sciences and Math, Engineering and Computer Sciences, Life and Agriculture Sciences, Clinical Medicine and Pharmacy, and Social Sciences
Type: Research oriented - Size: top 500 - Region: World Europe
Swiss Universities: ETHZ, EPFL, Basel, Bern, Fribourg, Geneva, Lausanne, Zurich
Methodology: /methodology/shanghai_jiao_tong
Web page: Shanghai Jiao Tong
Results are available on this site for:
201420132012201120102009200820072006200520042003

The following fields are presented:
 

QS World University Rankings

Qualitative and quantitative forms of data such as peer review or staff-to-student ratio. Available for 5 fields: Science, Technology, Arts & humanities, Social sciences, biomedicine.
Type: Education & Research oriented - Size: top 200 - Region: World Europe
Swiss Universities: ETHZ, EPFL, Basel, Geneva, Lausanne, Zurich
Methodology: /methodology/times_higher_education
Web page: QS World University Rankings
Results are available on this site for:
2013201220112010200920082007200620052004

The following fields are presented:
 

Times World University Rankings

Type: Education & Research oriented - Size: top 200 - Region: World
Swiss Universities: ETHZ, EPFL, Basel, Geneva, Lausanne, Zurich
Methodology: /methodology/times
Web page: Times World University Rankings
Results are available on this site for:
2013201220112010

The following fields are presented:
 

CWTS Leiden Ranking (PP top 10%)

Ranking system entirely based on bibliometric indicators
Type: Research oriented - Size: top 500 - Region: World
Swiss Universities: EPFL, ETHZ, Lausanne, Geneva, Zurich, Basel, Bern
Methodology: /methodology/leiden
Web page: CWTS Leiden Ranking (PP top 10%)
Results are available on this site for:
201420132012

The following fields are presented:
 

The CHE Ranking

The ranking is exclusively subject specific and deliberately chooses not to add the results of the survey together to produce an overall points score
Type: Education & Research oriented - Size: top ? - Region: DE AT CH
Swiss Universities: ETHZ, EPFL, Basel, Bern, Fribourg, Geneva, Lausanne, Lucerne, Neuchâtel, St.Gallen, Lugano, Zurich
Web page: The CHE Ranking
 

CHE EUSID

The CHE is working to develop a European Study Guide in the field of sciences - abbreviated as EUSID. EUSID is intended as an orientation guide for undergraduates, helping them find their way around European Higher Education while at the same time helping them to choose a suitable university for their graduate studies: Masters and PhDs.
Type: Education & Research oriented - Size: top 20-25 - Region: Europe
Swiss Universities: ETHZ, Zurich, EPFL
Web page: CHE EUSID
 

Newsweek

It is a mix of Times and 50 % of Shanghai indcators, 40% THES and 10% from library volumes
Type: Research oriented - Size: top 100 - Region: World
Swiss Universities: ETHZ, EPFL, Basel, Geneva, Zurich
Web page: Newsweek
 

Financial Times EMBA-Ranking

Executive Masters in Business Administration
Type: Education oriented - Size: top 85 - Region: Global
Swiss Universities: St.Gallen
Web page: Financial Times EMBA-Ranking
 

Financial Times Executive Education Ranking

Open Enrolment and Customized Programmes, global
Type: Education oriented - Size: top 50 - Region:
Swiss Universities: St.Gallen
Web page: Financial Times Executive Education Ranking
 

Financial Times European Business School Ranking

Top Graduate Business Schools
Type: Education oriented - Size: top 55 - Region: Europe
Swiss Universities: St.Gallen, Lausanne
Web page: Financial Times European Business School Ranking
 

Financial Times MSc Ranking

Masters in Management Programmes
Type: Education oriented - Size: top 35 - Region: European
Swiss Universities: St.Gallen
Web page: Financial Times MSc Ranking
 

Karriere Hochschulranking

University Ranking by subject areas
Type: Education oriented - Size: top ? - Region: Mainly Germany
Swiss Universities: St.Gallen
Web page: Karriere Hochschulranking