Despite a growing number of participants, the University of Szeged managed to maintain its position from last year and get ranked 201-250 by the Latest Times Higher Education (THE) Emerging Economies University Rankings. With these results the University of Szeged secures its position among the best universities in Hungary.
Every year it is getting harder and harder to be included in the Times Higher Education rankings. In 2021 the number of institutions on the Emerging Economies University Rankings grew by 14%. Overall, there are 606 universities in the ranking this year, up from 533 in 2020, and 48 territories are represented. Despite this growing number of participants, the University of Szeged managed to maintain its position from last year and get ranked 201-250 again in 2021.
The ranking uses several indicators to judge institutions on their teaching, research, knowledge transfer quotation, income from industry and international outlook. Mainland China is the first territory to secure all of the top five positions in the ranking. Other countries in top positions in 2021 include Russia, Taiwan and South-Africa.
The list – published on 9 March 2021 is available here.