Chalmers University of Technology

Chalmers University of Technology (Chalmers tekniska högskola) is one of 38 universities included in U-Multirank for Sweden. Chalmers University of Technology is a midsize government dependent private university located in Gothenburg with 9794 students enrolled (2017 data or latest available). It was founded in 1829. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the Chalmers University of Technology is a broad institution. It offers programmes in foreign languages. It is characterised by a high percentage of international students. The graduation rate of Chalmers University of Technology is 69,82 (bachelors) and 62,36 (masters). As made clear by its sunburst chart – a snapshot illustration of the university’s performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions – the Chalmers University of Technology is strongest in Research. Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 15 ‘A’ (very good) scores overall. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

Chalmers University of Technology
Maskingränd 2
412 58 Gothenburg
Sweden
031-772 10 00

http://www.chalmers.se

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Compare Chalmers University of Technology to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

Explanation for sunburst
Teaching & Learning
Score
Grade
Other universities

Bachelor graduation rate

69.82

%
B

0

100

Masters graduation rate

62.36

%
C

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

72.93

%
C

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

94.4

%
B

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

Above 0 to 5%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

Above 0 to 5%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

Above 0 to 5%

Graduating on time (long first degree)

72

%
C

0

100

Graduation rate long first degree

64

%
C

0

100

Research
Score
Grade
Other universities

Citation rate

1.21

A

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

7,130

B

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.715

A

0

13.53

External research income

161.03

A

0

282.88

Art related output

0

E

0

1.99

Top cited publications

12.5

%
A

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

10.3

B

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

15.64

%
A

0

100

Strategic research partnerships

14

Professional publications

35

C

0

4,589.01

Open Access Publications

11

C

Knowledge Transfer
Score
Grade
Other universities

Co-publications with industrial partners

15.7

%
A

0

29.9

Income from private sources

55.85

A

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

1

D

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0.1

D

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

Spin-offs

8.13

A

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

1.5

%
A

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

0.4

%
D

0

100

Graduate companies

0

81.5

International Orientation
Score
Grade
Other universities

Foreign language bachelor programmes

0

%
E

0

100

Foreign language master programmes

97.78

%
A

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

Student mobility

0.15

A

0

1

International academic staff

30.08

%
A

0

100

International joint publications

64.1

%
A

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

49.41

%
A

0

100

Regional Engagement
Score
Grade
Other universities

Bachelor graduates working in the region

B
between 50% and 75%

Master graduates working in the region

B
between 50% and 75%

Student internships in the region

0

100

Regional joint publications

22.1

%
B

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

0

%
E

0

100

Regional Publications with Industrial Partners

42.6

A

General
Score
Grade
Other universities

Female academic staff

29

%
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