Academic rankings continuously confirm JMU’s strong performance.
In the overall results of the 2017 ARWU/Shanghai-Ranking, the university is among the top 200 universities in the world. Regarding subject areas, JMU’s chemistry is ranked in position 32, physics and medicine are among the top 150, and the life sciences are among the top 200 worldwide.
The 2016 Times Higher Education World University Ranking (THE) ranks JMU in position 165.
In the recent issue of the Nature Index Ranking 2018, JMU has entered the top 100 as it now ranks 84th among all universities worldwide. Within Germany, JMU is ranked 4th among all universities.
Similarly, the University of Würzburg attained 5th place in the world’s largest university ranking U-Multirank, making it one of the leading German universities.