In the latest Times Higher Education World University Ranking (THE WUR) 2022, the University of Gdańsk came fifth in the category of classical universities in Poland. In the overall ranking of Polish universities, it obtained a high, eleventh position among all 23 classified institutions.
THE WUR ranking is a global list of over 1,662 higher education entities of various profiles from 99 countries. Institutions are subject to a qualitative assessment in terms of performed missions, inscribed in the activities of universities.
Qualitative assessment indicators are divided into five areas: teaching, research (scope of research and team reputation), citation rate (research impact), international visibility of universities and participation in the economy (knowledge transfer). The University of Gdańsk raised its partial assessments in all areas.