“Iranian Universities among the top 350 Young Universities in the World”, Times Higher Education Said.
Among the 351 universities present in this ranking, 13 Iranian universities placed among the world's young universities. Iranian Universities in this ranking are as follows:
Babol Noshirvani University of Technology (66), Isfahan University of Technology and Kashan University (150-101), Shiraz University of Technology (151-200), Iran University of Medical Sciences and Mazandaran University (201-250), Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University, University of Guilan and Zanjan University (300-251) and Birjand University, Shahid Bahonar University, Shahrood University of Technology and Yazd University (301+).
Best young universities in the world 2019
When choosing which university to attend, it can be easy to get distracted by the old guard: those institutions that have been around for centuries, and that dominate the upper echelons of the Times Higher Education world University Rankings. Names such as Oxford, Cambridge, Harvard and Princeton spring to mind.
But many more institutions also deserve your attention. THE’s 2019 Young University Rankings reveal the best universities under 50 years old, assessing them across teaching, research, international outlook and their work with industry. In fact, the ranking was created using the same methodology as the THE World University Rankings, but the weightings were recalibrated to reflect the missions of younger universities. The full methodology can be found here, and you can explore the top 100 universities by scrolling down.
Top five universities in the Young University Rankings 2019
1. The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong