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Université Grenoble Alpes remains open during lockdown, but its teaching activity takes place largely by distance. Its faculty and staff work mainly off-campus from home.

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At the height of global research

Top 100 of the Shanghai 2020 ranking

In 2020, Université Grenoble Alpes made its entry into the top 100 of the prestigious Shanghai Global Ranking, which compares the research productivity of the world's top 1,000 universities. In 99th place, UGA is the only French university outside Paris to appear in the top 100, alongside four Parisian universities.

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Top 50 in 7 disciplines

In the Shanghai 2020 thematic ranking, UGA appears in the world's top 50 in 7 scientific disciplines:
  • Remote Sensing: 21
  • Earth Sciences: 24
  • Metallurgical Engineering: 30
  • Physics: 39
  • Clinical Medicine: 45
  • Mining and mineral engineering: 47
  • Mathematics: 48