1,300 universities from 91 countries have been ranked by an annual independent study.
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020 provides an in-depth, trusted analysis on universities that’s beneficial for students and families alike and this year’s list shows UAE universities are improving, with an Abu Dhabi university taking over the number one position!
The world’s top three universities
4 UAE universities were included in the global ranking
UAE’s oldest university took the first position this year
Al Ain based United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) which is the oldest uni in the UAE, (founded by Sheikh Zayed in 1976) has been ranked the number one position, beating Khalifa University which took the top spot last year.
UAEU ranks in the top 350 in the world.
Khalifa University ranks in the top 400.