Set up in order to help students choose where to study, the U-Multirank tool compares over 1,700 universities and colleges from 92 countries across the world. Five dimensions are evaluated: teaching and learning, research, knowledge transfer, international orientation and regional engagement. Each university is evaluated according to individual indicators in these categories and ranked between “very good” (A) to “weak” (E).

The University of Luxembourg received top scores for internationalisation and researchExcellent internationalisation

The University of Luxembourg was evaluated on 32 different indicators and received 16 A scores. It particularly stood out in the field of international orientation, where it received A marks for all 6 indicators for which it was graded. Its best scores were for international academic staff (86.99%), international doctorate degree (86.08%) and foreign language master programmes (86.05%).

Top-level research

The university also received 6 A scores in the field of research, out of 10 indicators evaluated: citation rate, research publications, external research income, top cited publications, post-doc positions and professional publications.

In addition, it received 2 A scores out of 7 indicators in knowledge transfer and 2 out of 5 in regional engagement. However, it does less well in the field of teaching and learning, where it only received C scores.

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University of Luxembourg inaugurates fintech centre of excellence


On 29 March 2023, the University of Luxembourg inaugurated its National Centre of Excellence in Financial Technologies. The interdisciplinary centre will focus on the technological challenges and opportunities of the financial industry.
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Year-on-year inflation lowest in Luxembourg


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Mission to Latvia presents potential business opportunities


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How to succeed with your expansion into Europe: the experts’ top tips


Some success factors for international companies wanting to expand into the European market are quite obvious: having the right product/market fit and an offering that suits the culture and behaviour of European customers and finding the right business partners, for example. Others are less evident, but can be at least as important. We put together 9 key points from Luxembourg-based experts with decades of experience of advising international businesses about their entry to Europe.
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Fortress, history, identity


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