TU Delft Rankings

How does TU Delft compare to other universities in the world?

Take a course from TU Delft and have access to faculty of the highest caliber. Don’t just take our word for it. This is based on its position in the QS World University Rankings. TU Delft is ranked among the top universities: #17 in the world and at #7 in Europe for Engineering & Technology. 

In the 2019 QS World University Rankings by Subjects, four of our fields of study make the global top 10: 

   Architecture/Built Environment (#3);
   Civil Engineering (#4);
   Mechanical Engineering (#4);
   Chemical Engineering (#10).

Furthermore, TU Delft is the highest-scoring Dutch university in a further eight fields of study, making twelve in all.

Your certificate from TU Delft is therefore associated with the academic rigor and world-class expertise that you will benefit from during your course, and which will support you in your future endeavors.

TU Delft is also a front runner and thought-leader in online education*, so taking courses with TU Delft ensures that your online learning journey will be a successful one. 

*MIT 2018 report Global state of the art in engineering education 


This figure shows the ranking of TU Delft in various subjects according to three ranking institutions, in The Netherlands (inner circle), Europe (middle circle) and worldwide (outer circle). Ranking institutions include:
•    QS World University ranking
•    Times Higher Education Rankings (THE)
•    ARWU/Shanghai Rankings