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TUT appears in a number of international rankings along with the world’s leading universities each year. Universities are ranked based on a number of indicators. Emphasis is placed, among others, on scientific output, the number of citations, industry collaboration, employer reputation, expert opinions and the learning environment.
TUT climbs ranking lists – praise for industry collaboration
TUT has been steadily climbing international rankings in recent years. The University has held steady among the world’s top 400 universities in several rankings.
Times Higher Education (THE) ranks universities around the word based on different performance indicators. TUT claimed 11th place – its highest position ever – in a ranking list that measures the percentage of published papers that involve an element of working directly with industry. The ranking indicates how much companies are involved in and invest time in the active research area of the institution.
TUT ranks among the top 600 universities in the world in the Times Higher Education 2016 World University Rankings. TUT fares best in the categories of Industry Income and International Outlook.
TUT came in at number 319 in the QS University Ranking in 2016. The University was ranked highest in the categories of Student-Faculty Ratio (60th) and International Faculty Ratio (281st). On the list for the world's top young universities, TUT ranked no. 30.
In the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017, TUT ranks 287th in Engineering & Technology.
In the category Electrical Engineering TUT is ranked between 151-200, the same rank since 2014. In Physics & Astronomy, TUT is ranked between 251-300, and in the category Computer Science & Information Systems between 301-350.
The National Taiwan University (NTU) releases the Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers for World Universities each year. Of the thousands of universities worldwide, only the top 500 make it to the list. The NTU Ranking reflects the volume, quality and impact of scientific papers and ranks universities based on six research fields and 14 subjects.
TUT now stands at the 200th position in the Electrical Engineering category. Compared to 2014, the University has moved up close to 60 places.