The University of Tunis El Manar (UTM) ranks first among Tunisian universities, 9th at the African level and 703rd at the global level in the 2017-2018 World Ranking report published recently by the University Ranking by Academic Performance (URAP).
The University of Tunis El Manar went up 327 places at the global level and 7 places at the African level in only one year.
In fact, the university did rank higher than the universities of Lubeck University (Germany), of Wroclaw (Poland), of Angers, Paris 13, Creteil, Paris Dauphine and Poitiers (France), of Missouri, Texas, Arkansas, Nevada and Ohio (United States), etc…
The URAP ranking is based on the universities’ academic performance indicators that reflect the quality and the quantity of their scholarly publications.
This progress is the result of a colossal amount of work by the UTM for the benefit of all Tunisian universities as it has endeavoured to relate each publication of each institution to its university and the publications of research structures to the University Hospital Centres (UHC).
The UTM has been steadily climbing up in this ranking since 2011-2012 (+1,095 places in 7 years).
University of Tunis El Manar (UTM), founded in 2000, offers a wide range of degrees in law, literature, environmental sciences, health sciences, medicine, economics, engineering and technology, sciences, humanities, IT, social sciences. It is one of the best universities in Tunisia.
UTM’s partners include Université Paris-Dauphine, University Blaise Pascal-Clermont-Ferrand II, University Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne in France, University of California in the US, and The Berlin School of Economics and Law and Bremen University in Germany.
The World University Rankings 2016-2017 list the 980 top universities in the world, making it our biggest international league table to date. It is the only global university performance table to judge world class universities across all of their core missions – teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.
The top universities rankings use 13 carefully calibrated performance indicators to provide the most comprehensive and balanced comparisons available, which are trusted by students, academics, university leaders, industry and governments. The calculation of the rankings for 2016-2017 has been subject to independent audit by professional services firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).