The 2014 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is released on August.15, by the Center for World-Class Universities at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. In the latest result, HUST ranks 215th globally, which has made a significant improvement compared with 322th of last year and the year before last year.
With the great effort made by all faculties and students, HUST’s ranking has enhanced greatly not only in the overall list, but also has risen in multiple fields and subjects. HUST computer science leaps to 81th in the worldwide ranking in 2014, compared to 111th last year. A great progress has also been made by the field of engineering, which rises from 108th to 81th. As for mathematics, HUST ranks 109th this year compared to 113th of last year.
Starting from 2003, ARWU has been presenting the world Top 500 universities annually based on a set of objective indicators and third-party data. ARWU has been recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy league table. With the reliable data shown by ARWU, HUST has become one of the first-class universities with the worldwide recognition. It will definitely be a right choice to study at HUST for your academic pursuits and to achieve a promising future.