Academic Ranking of World Universities

Karolinska Institute
Native Name: Karolinska Institutet
English Name: Karolinska Institute
Region: Europe
Country: Sweden
Found Year: 1810
Address: Karolinska Institutet, SE-171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
Website: http://www.ki.se

Karolinska Institutet is one of the world´s leading medical universities. Its mission is to contribute to the improvement of human health through research and education. Karolinska Institutet accounts for over 40 per cent of the medical academic research conducted in Sweden and offers the country´s broadest range of education in medicine and health sciences. Since 1901 the Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet has selected the Nobel laureates in Physiology or Medicine. 

Karolinska Institutet was founded by King Karl XIII in 1810 as an "academy for the training of skilled army surgeons". Today, Karolinska Institutet is a modern medical university and one of the foremost in the world. With our close relationship to the clinical milieu, a well established infrastructure and a stable financial situation, Karolinska Institutet has excellent prerequisites for sustaining high quality research and education.

Total Enrollment:7051
           International Students:(%)
Undergraduate Enrollment:3412
           International Students:(%)
Graduate Enrollment:3639
           International Students:608(17%)

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Performance in Academic Ranking of World Universities
World University Ranking 2003 - 2013
ARWU 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Institutional Ranking 3946454953515142444344
Performance in Academic Ranking of World Universities by Broad Subject Fields
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Life and Agriculture Sciences ( LIFE )16181517171819
Clinical Medicine and Pharmacy ( MED )998991111
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Performance in Academic Ranking of World Universities by Subject Fields
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Ranking by indicator
Percentage of Graduate Students   Ranked No. 123 among 820 institutions.
Percentage of International Students   Ranked No. 196 among 737 institutions.
Percentage of International Undergraduate Students   Ranked No. 309 among 795 institutions.
Percentage of International Graduate Students   Ranked No. 240 among 731 institutions.
Percentage of International Master’s Students   Ranked No. 278 among 521 institutions.
Percentage of International Doctoral Students   Ranked No. 182 among 520 institutions.
Number of Doctoral Degree Awarded   Ranked No. 240 among 805 institutions.
Employment Rate of Bachelor Degree Recipients (0-3 Months)   Data Unavailable
Employment Rate of Master’s Degree Recipients (0-3 Months)   Data Unavailable
Employment Rate of Doctoral Degree Recipients (0-3 Months)   Data Unavailable
Total Number of Academic Staff   Ranked No. 272 among 621 institutions.
Number of Academic Staff (Teaching Related)   Ranked No. 637 among 869 institutions.
Number of Academic Staff (Research Only)   Ranked No. 105 among 575 institutions.
Percentage of Academic Staff (Teaching Related) with a Doctoral Degree   Ranked No. 214 among 419 institutions.
Percentage of Academic Staff (Research Only) with a Doctoral Degree   Ranked No. 1 among 324 institutions.
Percentage of International Academic Staff (Teaching Related)   Data Unavailable
Percentage of International Academic Staff (Research Only)   Data Unavailable
Ratio of Academic Staff (Teaching Related) to Students   Ranked No. 200 among 812 institutions.
Total Amount of Institutional Income (in Millions of USD)   Ranked No. 212 among 780 institutions.
Institutional Income per Student (in Thousands of USD)   Ranked No. 83 among 775 institutions.
Institutional Income from Public Sectors (in Millions of USD)   Ranked No. 101 among 747 institutions.
Institutional Income from Student Tuition and Fees (in Millions of USD)   Ranked No. 741+ among 760 institutions.
Institutional Income from Student Tuition and Fees per Student (in Thousands of USD)   Ranked No. 737+ among 755 institutions.
Institutional Income from Donations and Gifts (in Millions of USD)   Ranked No. 261 among 665 institutions.
Institutional Income from Institution’s Investments (in Millions of USD)   Ranked No. 265 among 376 institutions.
Total Amount of Research Income (in Millions of USD)   Ranked No. 29 among 744 institutions.
Research Income per Academic Staff (in Thousands of USD)   Ranked No. 5 among 554 institutions.
Research Income from Public Sectors (in Millions of USD)   Ranked No. 39 among 753 institutions.
Research Income from Industry (in Millions of USD)   Ranked No. 116 among 711 institutions.
Number of Alumni of Nobel Laureates and Fields Medalists  Ranked No. 45 in the world.
Number of Staff of Nobel Laureates and Fields Medalists  Ranked No. 45 in the world.
Number of Highly Cited Researchers  Ranked No. 50 in the world.
Number of Nature and Science Papers  Ranked No. 81 in the world.
Number of SCIE and SSCI Papers  Ranked No. 81 in the world.
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