2020 world ranking of best universities unveiled!

Did you know ? Each year, a list of the best universities around the world is published. These are the Qs World University Ranking ou Times Higher Education World University Rankings to name only the most reputable. In 2020, the UCL and the KUL, two universities from which Dr D’Agostino came from, stand out for being in the top 150 of the best in the world.

For this ranking, more than 1600 universities are evaluated according to 13 performance indicators grouped into 5 areas: Education (learning environment); Research (volume, income and reputation); Citations (influence of research); International perspectives (staff, students and research); and Industry revenues (knowledge transfer).

Although American and Anglo-Saxon establishments are still in the lead, two Belgian universities occupy the top of the basket of the best universities in the world! KUL, which remains the first Belgian university in 45th place worldwide; and UCL, the first Belgian French-speaking university ranked in useful order in 152nd place. This exceptional positioning reflects the high quality of these universities, and adds value to the degrees of its holders, who enjoy international recognition.