Technical University of Denmark

WORLD RANK

2012-13
149

Kongens Lyngby, Denmark

Region: Europe

  • Overall score
    51.7
  • Teaching
    37.9
  • International outlook
    77.0
  • Industry income
    98.7
  • Research
    30.0
  • Citations
    76.9

H.C. Ørsted – the father of electromagnetism – founded the Technical University of Denmark in 1829. The university is home to around 7,800 bachelor and master students, in addition to 1,300 PhDs. The Danish government covers tuition fees, leaving students to pay living expenses. On campus are 19 departments.