Founded in 1669, the University of Innsbruck looks back to a long and variable history. The University has always been a supporting pillar of the Tyrolean society and has influenced the region tremendously. The importance of its status as a research and educating institution can be seen in the numerous award winning alumni and current and former scientists teaching and researching at the University. Many scientific cutting-edge discoveries have been made at this institution.
The University of Innsbruck belongs to the top 250 universities in the world and the top 100 universities in Europe.
(in the world)
|Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities||2018||201||81|
|Times Higher Education World University Rankings||2019||351||173|
|QS World University Rankings||2020||266||116|