Best university in the Netherlands
Natural Science and Mathematics of Utrecht University are at the 40th place of the Shanghai Ranking. Utrecht University is ranked best University in the Netherlands.
Also with the 68th position at the World University Rankings 2011, Utrecht University is the best ranked Dutch university. This ranking is published by the Times Higher Education.
Leading in Europe
Due to its high quality in research in the sciences and humanities, Utrecht University has earned a top position within the prestigious CHE ranking. Together with the ETH Zurich, Imperial College London and Cambridge University, Utrecht constitutes the top four of Europe's 56 leading universities.