Grenoble INP - UGA rankings in the press

Grenoble INP Graduate schools of Engineering and Management, Université Grenoble Alpes is regularly ranked amongst the best engineering schools in France and in the world.

International ranking of Grenoble INP - UGA

Since 2020, the new Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA) brings together all the strengths of public higher education in Grenoble and Valence. In the international rankings, the results of Grenoble INP - UGA as the Institute of Engineering and Management of Université Grenoble Alpes thus contribute to the overall results of this new university.

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Top 150 of the Shanghai 2021 global ranking

In 2021, Université Grenoble Alpes is in the top 150 of the Shanghai global ranking, which compares the research productivity of the world's top 1,000 universities.
At the national level, it ranks 5th among the best French universities.
The results of Grenoble INP - UGA contribute to UGA ranking.


Shangai 2021 – Subject rankings

Listed in the top 100 of the world's best universities for 18 disciplines, including 7 in the top 50, UGA is the third French university after Université Paris Saclay and Sorbonne Université in terms of the number of disciplines ranked in the top 100.
The results of Grenoble INP - UGA contribute to UGA ranking in the field of Engineering and technology, as well as Management:

Previous ranking : 2022 - 2021 - 2020



QS World university rankings

QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023: good progress for Grenoble INP - UGA in the field of engineering and technology

Grenoble INP - UGA is making good progress in the “Engineering and Technology” subject area, ranking at the 93rd position worldwide by gaining 74 places and at the 5th position in France, i.e. the 1st institution outside the Paris region. The institute appears 8 times in these rankings. Read more

Previous ranking : 20222019



Top 100 most innovative European universities 2019

Grenoble INP ranks 2nd of the French Engineering Schools and 13the of French universities.
This ranking is about universities contributing in the development of sciences, innovation and worldwide new markets and indusries.


French ranking of Grenoble INP - UGA


Industries and Technologies 2018

Grenoble INP 1st Engineering school for the number of scientific papers published.

According to Industrie & Technologies magazine, Grenoble INP is the first Engineering school for papers, with a score of 2588 pro year.

It also ranks in top 5 for its faculty (number of teachers/researchers) and for the number of registered licences.

Industrie & Technologies has ranked the French Engineering schools for research and innovation according to public datas such as their number of doctorate's thesis, researchers and  incubated companies.


City ranking


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French best student cities ranking 2018-2019

Grenoble ranks 5th in the 2018-2019 ranking of the best student cities of L'Etudiant magazine, only 4 points from Lyon and Toulouse, first ties. 
Quality of student life, attractiveness and lifestyle are the strengths of Grenoble. 
The online survey that completes this year's ranking positions Grenoble as the most sporting city.  Previous ranking : 2017-2018


Grenoble, city of innovation


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The Financial Times

Grenoble, the 3rd european city of the future. The financial times measures the attractiveness of cities and territories from different parameters, like the economic potential, the condition and labour cost, or  the infrastructure quality.



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2013 (the last ranking)
Grenoble, the 5th most innovative city in the world.