Every year the British magazine "Times Higher Education" determines the best universities worldwide. For its ranking, the magazine evaluates the reputation of universities in their departments according to their teaching and research performance, based primarily on citations, teaching indicators and research volume.
In 2021, TUM's engineering sciences reach 24th place in THE World University Rankings in the subject area of "Engineering & Technology" in a worldwide comparison, which means that the department improved by one place compared to the previous year (2020: 25). In addition, it is again in the first place among German universities.
For years, the Department of Mechanical Engineering has occupied top positions in the major international research rankings.
For the TUM press release see:
THE World University Rankings 2021 by subject (Engineering & Technology):
Ranking Results for TUM Mechanical Engineering: