BINUS University Attains Global Ranking of 1201-1500 in THE World University Rankings
Jakarta, 29 September 2023 – BINUS University proudly secured its position in the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings (WUR) 2024 with a global position between 1,201 – 1,500, therefore standing as the fourth best university in Indonesia.
THE’s World University Rankings have grown significantly since inception, now including nearly 2,000 institutions in 108 countries. This expansion solidifies THE rankings as the most comprehensive and globally inclusive assessment of higher education institutions.
In response to this acknowledgment, Dr. Nelly, S.Kom., M.M., CSCA, the Rector, expressed, “We are very grateful for the trust given by Times Higher Education. This recognition is an appreciation of BINUS University’s efforts in providing education in accordance with the quality standards, excellence, and assessment set by Times Higher Education,” she stated.
The evaluation process considers five main areas, namely Teaching a, Research Environment , Research Quality, International Outlook, and Industry. For more information regarding the methodology, please head over to Times Higher Education’s official website.
A notable aspect of BINUS University’s success lies in its collaboration and global engagement efforts with over 240 universities and 5,000 companies. The recognition in the Times Higher Education rankings is not only a celebration of academic excellence but also a testament to the university’s commitment to fostering international connections. This engagement is aimed at preparing students to navigate and excel in a world that is continually changing and presenting new challenges.
” We are thankful for this recognition given by Times Higher Education. It reaffirms our commitment to providing a learning environment that prepares our students to meet the standards set by THE. Additionally, it strengthens our commitment to achieving our university’s quality target of having two out of three graduates working in global companies or becoming entrepreneurs,” said Dr. Nelly, S.Kom., M.M., CSCA.
Being part of a globally recognized institution enhances the international exposure of students, broadening their perspectives and preparing them for a globalized job market.
“It is an honor to be part of BINUS University’s journey as a world-class institution, recognized in the Times Higher Education rankings. This achievement should serve as a momentum to reaffirm our commitment to providing the best experience, particularly in the realms of academic study and global employability opportunities for our students,” said Prof. Dr. Tirta Mursitama Nugraha, Ph.D, Vice-Rector Collaboration & Global Engagement.
Out of five assessment areas, BINUS University obtained the highest weightage in the Research Quality category as the second-best higher education in Indonesia ranked in this category.
This achievement underscores our university’s vision of fostering and empowering the society in building the nation and is a catalyst for further commitment to excellence. The collaboration and global engagement efforts undertaken by the university will undoubtedly contribute to opening new horizons for students, enhancing their global employability, and positioning BINUS University as a key player in the international higher education landscape.