It is published primarily to assist academics to target papers at journals of an appropriate standard. WU has moved up 7 places from last year, scoring one of its best results ever since its inclusion in this ranking. Last year, Vienna was also number 1 in the “Best Cities for Startups” ranking, and this year it has topped the “World’s 10 Greenest Cities” ranking. Register to get 2021 World University Rankings insights. 21/07/20: Read 495 experiences of international students at Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien.