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ME surges in US News Best Global Universities and THE subject rankings

26 Oct 2021

Department and Staff News

In the latest 2022 Best Global Universities Rankings released by US News on 26 October, PolyU jumped from 170th last year to 124th among the top institutions around the world. According to the rankings, the University is also the fourth best university in Hong Kong and 15th in Asia.

We are very pleased to see that PolyU’s Mechanical Engineering subject rose by three places to 12th which was ranked number one in Hong Kong.

The US News Best Global Universities Rankings is considered one of the four most prestigious rankings in the world. The universities were ranked based on 13 indicators that measured their academic research performance and their global and regional reputations.

Furthermore, in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2022 by Subject published in October 2021, the Department surged from 75th last year to 51st in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering.

The rankings of THE are based upon five key criteria, including teaching, research, citations, industry income and international outlook.

The Department will refer to the rankings and other assessments to strive for improvement and lead ME to a new horizon.

Our Performance in Key Rank League Tables

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