Within the framework of the World University Rankings 2021 the University Charts were published for eleven liberal and technology subjects. NTU “KhPI” is represented in the three categories, in particular “physical sciences” — place 1001+ (ranks second among Ukrainian Universities), “business and economics” — place 601+ (ranks third among Ukrainian Universities), “engineering” — place 1001+ (ranks fourth among Ukrainian Universities).
- The ranking in “physical sciences” ranks the Universities that take an active part in mathematics and statistics, physics and astronomy, chemistry, geology, environmental science and also earth and marine sciences.
In this category, Ukraine is represented by such Universities as NTU “KhPI”, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, NTU of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”, Sumy State University, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University.
- The ranking in “business and economics” ranks the universities with reference to such subjects as business and management, accounting and finances, economics and econometric.
This category is represented by five Ukrainian Universities: NTU “KhPI”, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Sumy State University, NTU of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”, and Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv.
- The ranking in “engineering” shows the universities that hold leading positions in such disciplines as general engineering, electrical and electronic engineering, mechanical and aerospace engineering, civil engineering and chemical engineering.
NTU “KhPI”, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Sumy State University, Kharkov National University for Radio Electronics, National Technical University of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, and Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University are among the best Ukrainian Universities of this category.
Let’s recollect that NTU “KhPI” holds the position 1001+ in the authoritative list of the best universities of the world for the second year in a row according to the annual World University Rankings 2021 of the British Agency “Times Higher Education”.
Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2021 is the world ranking of the Universities that includes more than 1500 Universities in 93 countries. As of today, it is the largest and the most diversified ranking of the universities and it is considered to be one of the most authoritative rankings of the institutions of higher education in the world alongside with the Shanghai Ranking and QS Ranking. Ranking Evaluation Criteria Table includes 13 indicators that measure the institution operation efficiency in the field of teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlooks.
Among the subjects specified by the WUR 2021 rankings are the art and humanities, business and economics, clinical and health, computer science, education, engineering and technologies, law, life sciences, physical science, psychology and social sciences. For their evaluation, the same verified efficiency indicators are used as for the general ranking of world universities. However, the weight metrics were calibrated to comply with individual branches.