Denmark does really well in the QS World University Rankings 2022 as two Danish universities rank among the 100 best out of 1300 universities according to QS World University Rankings, one of the oldest and most well-known university rankings.
University of Copenhagen ranks 79 and Technical University of Denmark (DTU) ranks number 99 among 1300 universities in the world according to QS World University Rankings, one of the oldest and most well-known university rankings.
This means that the two Danish universities rank among the six and eight percent best universities in the world, respectively. For a relatively small country as Denmark, this ranking is extremely impressive.
Generally, Danish universities score high in the QS World University Rankings 2022. Aarhus University ranks as no. 155, University of Southern Denmark as no. 309 and Aalborg University ranks as no. 326.
The universities are ranked in relation to six indicators: the university’s reputation in the academic world and among employers, the number of researchers in relation to students, the number of citations per researcher and the proportion of international researchers and students.