2020 [11th] UOEH received highest score for Citations marked top in the world, and has been ranked 5th in Japan in THE World University Rankings 2021 (Posted on Sep. 24, 2020)

Times Higher Education (THE) announced this year’s World University Rankings on September 2, 2020.


This year, as the 17th year of the rankings, Times Higher Education published a ranking of more than 1500 institutions from 93 countries around the world. 116 Japanese universities are ranked in total.  


UOEH has been ranked 351-400th, and 5th in Japan which makes the university as the 1st in private Japanese universities being ranked in the rankings.  



Also UOEH received the highest score (100.0 for full score) for Citations which marked the world’s top in this criteria. In the last year’s rankings (2020), UOEH scored 99.8 for Citations (the 10th of the world in this criteria).


THE World University Rankings is based on the performance indicators that measure each universities’ performance in teaching, research and its influence, knowledge transfer and international outlook.[1]




THE World University Rankings 2021 is available here:  



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