Wageningen University is the best agricultural university in the world according to the National Taiwan University Ranking 2013. The ranking compares over 300 universities on three different criteria for scientific paper performance; research productivity, research impact and research excellence.

National Taiwan University Ranking

It is the first time that Wageningen University occupies the first place in the agriculture category of the National Taiwan University ranking. Over the past couple of years, Wageningen University was ranked second behind the University of California – Davis. The difference between the nr. 1 and nr. 2 in the list was very small last year. This year, Wageningen University overtook UC Davis and was ranked first in the NTU Agriculture Ranking.