Özyeğin University Named in the Young University Rankings
Times Higher Education (THE) has announced its Young University Rankings 2021. The Times Higher Education Young University Rankings list the world’s best universities that are 50 years old or younger. Özyeğin University has been named the top 5thyoung university in Turkey, while also claiming the title of the youngest university among the top 5.
Overall, the ranking includes 475 universities, with only 31 universities from Turkey. Özyeğin University was included in the THE Young University Rankings 2021 for the first time this year, and recorded a remarkable achievement by placing 5th among Turkish universities. Özyeğin University was also listed in the 201-250 band in the overall ranking.
Universities Assessed Across 5 Areas
In the THE Young University Rankings 2021, the universities are judged across 5 areas, including teaching (reputation, staff-to-student ratio, doctorate-to-bachelor’s ratio, doctorates-awarded-to-academic-staff ratio, institutional income), research (reputation, research income, and research productivity), citations (field weighted citation impact), international outlook (proportion of international students, proportion of international staff, and international collaboration), and industry income (knowledge transfer).