Özyeğin University Claims First For Two Times in a Row Among Foundation Universities in “GreenMetric Ranking”
The results of the GreenMetric World University Ranking 2020 have been released! The GreenMetric World University Ranking is an international platform on sustainability and environmental awareness to evaluate and rank universities all over the world according to their green campus and sustainability activities. Özyeğin University once again succeeded in ranking first among foundation universities in Turkey, for two times in a row, the first time being in 2019 and the second in 2020.
Launched in 2010, the UI GreenMetric World University Rankings ranks universities by their commitment and action towards going green and environmental sustainability across different categories, including energy and climate change, waste, infrastructure and setting, water, transportation, and education and research. Each higher education institution is scored separately for each category, and ranked globally.
The GreenMetric ranking is open to all higher education institutions worldwide. This year, 912 universities from all around the world participated in the GreenMetric Ranking 2020. Özyeğin University came in 143rd among 912 universities worldwide, placing first among foundations universities in Turkey, and ranking third among 56 Turkish universities.