Four Turkish universities have discovered a place among the top 200 universities on earth into the latest World University Rankings (wur) published by occasions Higher Education (THE) magazine.
You can find a total of six Turkish universities on top 400 listing of the planet's most useful universities. “Outstanding overall performance for Turkey, as three universities rocket to the elite world top 200 group, using chicken's complete top 200 associates to four, ” instances degree said in a report that includes features from the WUR 2014-15.
Chicken's four universities in top 200 tend to be Middle East Technical University (ODTÜ), ranked 85, having moved up from 201-225 group ranking in last year's report; Boğaziçi University, rated 139 (up from 199 last year), Istanbul Specialized University (İTÜ), ranked 165 (up from the 201-225 range just last year) and Sabancı University, a novice to your WUR record, is placed since the 182nd most readily useful institution on the planet.
Bilkent University, with managed to make it to your top 400, is currently ranked within the 201-225 team, moving up from its ranking in the 226-250 range this past year. Koç University is also inside top 400, rated in the 301-350th team, having moved down a little from the ranking this past year when you look at the 276-300 range.
And improvements in five of the universities ratings, Turkey made systematic and educational development various other areas.
Phil Baty, the editor of that time period advanced schooling World University Rankings, said: “This has been a really outstanding 12 months for chicken, which has experienced a few of the most remarkable rises into the positioning, many thanks mostly to exemplary results for research effect, as measured by record article citations. Part of this success are explained by-work because of the positioning' information supplier, Thomson Reuters, to ensure Turkish universities' research documents are properly attributed, however the boost in the ratings is mostly about a great deal more than that. The strong participation of TUBITAK [Scientific and technical Research Council of chicken] and TAEK [Turkish Atomic Energy Authority] in study in the huge Hadron Collider at CERN [the European company for Nuclear Research], which resulted in the breakthrough of the Higgs boson particle in 2012, plus the increasing general financial investment in analysis and development in chicken additionally helped boost Turkish organizations' research effect. Improvements in Turkey's ratings in yearly reputation review additionally assisted.”
Various other highlights from WUR
Ca Institute of Technology presented onto the world no. 1 spot for fourth successive year, ahead of Harvard University in 2nd location therefore the University of Oxford in third. The UK lost three universities through the prestigious top 200 listing. The report also indicated that leading Asian organizations continued to go up this current year. “Asia now has 24 universities on earth top 200, up from 20 this past year. Two Asian universities now result in the globe top 25 and six make the top 50, ” the report authors mentioned. It's already been a solid year for Germany in higher education, therefore the nation has was able to deliver two new entrants into the top 200 record. THE additionally pointed to “worrying proof decline in North America, with significant losses for both the United States and Canada.”
The occasions Higher Education World University Rankings, sustained by the Thomson Reuters media organization, are regarded as the planet's most comprehensive international league tables. The rankings make use of 13 individual performance signs to examine a university's strengths against all its core missions - study, understanding transfer, intercontinental outlook and, uniquely among global rankings, the teaching environment.