According to the Shanghai Ranking, the University of Minho obtained its best ranking in the areas of Civil Engineering and Food Science and Technology, being part of the world’s top 75 higher education institutions.
The results also show that at national level UMinho is the university with the highest ranking in the areas of Biotechnology (top 200 worldwide). The areas of EEUM are also present in the top 150 with Biomedical Engineering and in the top 300 with Materials Engineering. It is also mentioned in the top 400 with the areas of Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Nanotechnology. In the top 500 appears cited in the areas of Engineering and Computer Science.
Created in 2009, ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects evaluated in this issue over 4000 universities worldwide in 54 specific areas of teaching and research, considering indicators such as published scientific articles, their impact on their area or level of international collaboration.