Centrale Nantes in the rankings

Centrale Nantes stands out in a number of international research rankings, reflecting the excellence of its research activities.

Stanford - World's Top 2% Scientists

20 Centrale Nantes researchers are included in this list of the World's top 2% scientists published in 2023 by Stanford.
The Stanford ranking, considered the most prestigious worldwide, is based on the bibliometric information contained in the Scopus database for 2022 and includes more than 210,000 researchers from the more than 8 million scientists considered to be active worldwide, with 22 scientific fields and 174 subfields taken into account.

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Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2024

Of the 1374 institutions ranked in the world by the Times Higher Education in the field of engineering, Centrale Nantes is ranked in the top 300 for 2024. This places the school in third place for engineering schools in France.

Centrale Nantes is also ranked in the top 500 worldwide for 2024 in both physical sciences and computer science.

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QS World University Rankings by Subject 2024

Centrale Nantes is ranked among the top French schools and universities for the quality of its research and its reputation in the QS World University Rankings - Subject Rankings 2024 - one of the most respected world rankings

Mechanical engineering: Centrale Nantes is ranked 125th in the world for this subject, and in 5th place amongst the French institutions listed.
Electrical and electronic engineering: Centrale Nantes in the top 500 globally.
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Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2023

Nantes Université, first French university to enter Shanghai's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects for Marine/Ocean Engineering.

The Shanghai 2023 "Marine/Ocean Engineering" GRAS ranks Nantes Université, which includes Centrale Nantes, France's leader player in ocean engineering, in 41st place worldwide. This makes it the first and only French institution in this ranking, which lists the world's 50 best universities per academic subject.

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Published on June 26, 2023 Updated on April 11, 2024