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THE: University of Luxembourg among the world’s best 250 universities

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Published on Wednesday, 11 September 2019

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020 ranks the University of Luxembourg in the position 201-250 among 1,396 universities worldwide.

The new ranking was published on 11 September 2019.

While its positioning within the world’s leading universities remains unchanged compared to the prior year, the University of Luxembourg has improved its underlying score.

The University of Luxembourg is number 1 worldwide for its "international outlook"

The University of Luxembourg receives the highest marks and scores number 1 worldwide in the evaluation category "international outlook" (compared to 3rd position in the prior edition). It also improves its rating in the large majority of the other evaluation criteria used by Times Higher Education (THE) such as teaching and research

 “Our consistent ranking among the world-leading universities is testimony to the quality of research and teaching at the University of Luxembourg. I am pleased to note our improved scores particularly in the teaching and research pillars of the THE Ranking. This result encourages us to further develop the core missions of the university,” states Stéphane Pallage, rector of the University of Luxembourg.

Times Higher Education evaluates and ranks universities worldwide on a regular basis. The University of Luxembourg has been included in the THE ranking since 2016. The 2020 edition covers 1,396 institutions, compared to 1,258 in the prior year.

Further information on the University of Luxembourg’s rankings can be found here.