30 June 2018
Nanyang Technological University has been ranked by education research powerhouse Quacquarelli Symonds as the world’s best young university for the fifth straight year.
NTU performed well in terms of research impact as well as academic reputation.
NTU was placed number one in Quacquarelli Symonds’s Top 50 Under 50 league for universities that are 50 years old or younger. The second position went to the Hong Kong University for Science and Technology while the third position went to the Korean Advanced Institute for Science and Technology.
NTU president Subra Suresh said: “In the globally competitive higher education landscape, NTU leads a new generation of young, nimble and progressive universities that are taking their places among the world’s best.”