100 Under 50 Rankings 2015

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne was ranked No. 1 among the top 100 world universities under 50 years old, according to the Times Higher Education 100 Under 50 Rankings 2015, ahead of Pohang University of Science and Technology (Postech) (ranked 2nd globally).

University of California, Santa Cruz was ranked 2nd in the U.S. and 8th overall among the top universities in the world under 50 years old, according to Times Higher Education (THE). It was ranked at the top (100 percentile) in the key citation index that measures the influence of an institution's research.

The University of Dundee was ranked 19th in the Times Higher Education’s `100 Under 50’ rankings for 2015. It is one of only two UK universities in the top 20, and the top ranked Scottish institution. The University has also been awarded a Gold Award for Citations. Gold badges were awarded to only the top 10% of universities ranked in the core indicators.

Brunel University London has risen to 25th place (climbed four places on last year with an overall score of 47.8) in the Times Higher Education worldwide ranking of the top 100 universities under 50 years old. It was placed 3rd among universities in the United Kingdom.