The Times Higher Education Young University Rankings have released the latest ranking of the young universities in 2021. According to the latest ranking, 26 Iranian universities, including Lorestan University, are among the top 475 young universities in the world.
The Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2021 apply the same methodology as the World University Rankings and assess universities across their core mission: teaching, research, knowledge transfer, and international outlook. However, the ranking of the young universities includes the world’s best universities, which are 50 years old or younger.
Iranian universities are also included in the ranking of young universities.
In 2019, 13 Iranian universities were among the top 351 universities, while 20 Iranian universities were listed among the top 414 universities in 2020. Also, in 2021, 26 Iranian universities are listed among the top 475 universities in the world.