For the fourth time in a row, Leoben Metallurgy achieves a top 20 position in the Shanghai Ranking in the category “Metallurgical Engineering” among 200 listed universities.
Since 2009, the Shanghai Ranking evaluates the number of publications in Q1 journals, the CNC Impact of the publications and the number of publications with international partners. Only five departments of Austrian universities made it into the top field.
The Department of Metallurgy is currently home to four Christian Doppler laboratories and is involved in several competence centers. Nearly 100 scientific staff members conduct research in intensive cooperation with the metallurgical industry in Austria and around the world.
Leoben Metallurgy is part of a network of international universities, the partner universities such as USTB (China) or PosTech (Korea) are also in the top field of the Shanghai Ranking.
In the EU, Leoben Metallurgy is in first place, a sensational performance for Austrian metallurgical research!