Medical University of Gdańsk is one of 34 Polish universities that participated in this year’s version of U-Multirank. Other local universities (Gdańsk University of Technology and the University of Gdańsk) also appear in the ranking, however the MUG surpassed them in terms of teaching quality, research funding, knowledge transfer and number of foreign students. In terms of the teaching, MUG was ranked 16th of nearly 170 universities from around the world and ahead of all other Polish medical universities. The leader in this category is the University of Bern (Switzerland).
U-Multirank is a global ranking of universities created by the European Commission in 2014. It allows objective comparisons of over 1200 universities from around the world in 5 categories.