THE 100 Under 50 universities 2014

Higher education serves as the foundation of most careers. As such, it’s critical for students to gain a thorough understanding of what’s on offer and choose the study path that best suits their individual needs and ambitions. Since its establishment in 2010, the Times Higher Education rankings have emerged as an invaluable resource for students on the search for an opinion that matters.

Ranking Institution Country Previous ranking sort descending
23
Autonomous University of Barcelona
Spain
22
31
Bilkent University
Turkey
39
39
Umeå University
Sweden
29
47
University of Technology, Sydney
Australia
83
55
Aalborg University
Denmark
71
63
University of Surrey
United Kingdom
71
71
Loughborough University
United Kingdom
65
79
Aveiro University
Portugal
66
87
Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
India
95
Polytechnic University of Catalonia
Spain
99
8
Université Paris-Sud
France
10
16
Universität Ulm
Germany
N/A
24
Simon Fraser University
Canada
26
31
Queensland University of Technology
Australia
26
40
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Taiwan
37
48
University of Crete
Greece
53
56
University of Stirling
United Kingdom
61
64
UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Norway
56
71
King Abdulaziz University
Saudi Arabia
68
80
University of Kent
United Kingdom
97
87
New University of Lisbon
Portugal
92
96
Concordia University
Canada
1
Pohang University of Science and Technology (Postech)
South Korea
1
9
Université Pierre et Marie Curie
France
9
17
Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7
France
17
24
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Sweden
33
33
University of Wollongong
Australia
43
41
Koç University
Turkey
31
49
University of South Australia
Australia
48
73
Florida International University
United States
84
81
Aston University
United Kingdom
96
87
University of Western Sydney
Australia
96
National Yang-Ming University
Taiwan
98
2
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Switzerland
2
10
Lancaster University
United Kingdom
14
17
City University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
18
26
Université Montpellier 2
France
32
34
Macquarie University
Australia
36
42
Plymouth University
United Kingdom
53
49
Universität Bayreuth
Germany
40
58
Autonomous University of Madrid
Spain
52
73
University of Guelph
Canada
55
82
Curtin University
Australia
87
90
Massey University
New Zealand
81
98
Tampere University of Technology
Finland
93
3
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
South Korea
3
19
University of Calgary
Canada
23
27
Sharif University of Technology
Iran
47
34
University of Bath
United Kingdom
34
42
National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Taiwan
45
51
Universität Bielefeld
Germany
40
59
Deakin University
Australia
66
67
Universität Duisburg-Essen
Germany
69
75
University of Minho
Portugal
76
82
Flinders University
Australia
71
99
Asia University, Taiwan
Taiwan
4
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Hong Kong
4
20
Universität Konstanz
Germany
20
28
The University of Newcastle
Australia
40
36
Medical University of Vienna
Austria
49
44
University of Waikato
New Zealand
46
52
Heriot-Watt University
United Kingdom
63
60
Murdoch University
Australia
57
67
National University of Ireland, Maynooth
Ireland
74
76
University of Vigo
Spain
77
84
Griffith University
Australia
86
92
Isfahan University of Technology
Iran
100
La Trobe University
Australia
88
5
Nanyang Technological University
Singapore
8
13
Pompeu Fabra University - Barcelona
Spain
25
21
University of Milan-Bicocca
Italy
23
29
Brunel University London
United Kingdom
44
37
State University of Campinas
Brazil
28
44
University of Tsukuba
Japan
49
53
University of Eastern Finland
Finland
61
60
University of Hertfordshire
United Kingdom
75
69
Charles Darwin University
Australia
77
77
Polytechnic University of Valencia
Spain
80
84
Université du Québec à Montréal
Canada
92
Dublin City University
Ireland
84
100
University of Rome III
Italy
6
Maastricht University
The Netherlands
6
22
University of Essex
United Kingdom
29
30
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong
34
37
University of Southern Denmark
Denmark
38
46
Linköping University
Sweden
51
54
Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1
France
57
60
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Germany
70
Johannes Kepler Universität Linz
Austria
64
78
University of Strathclyde
United Kingdom
79
86
Université Paris Dauphine
France
82
94
Dublin Institute of Technology
Ireland
12
University of Warwick
United Kingdom
13
12.9%
7
University of California, Irvine
United States
5
35.4%
11
University of California, Santa Cruz
United States
11
48.6%
15
The University of Texas at Dallas
United States
15
52%
91
The University of Texas at San Antonio
United States
70
60%
65
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
United States
60
61%
57
George Mason University
United States
59
65.8%
13
University of Illinois at Chicago
United States
19
71%

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