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NTU Released its 2015 Ranking Report

Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS) ranked 294th in NTU world By Field Ranking (Clinical Medicine) and 109th in NTU world By Subject Ranking (Pharmacology & Toxicology).


TUMS is the only medical university in Iran ranked in the 2015 NTU. For TUMS, the field of Clinical Medicine and the subject of Pharmacology & Toxicology are both enrolled in top 300 Ranking.



This performance ranking was first published in 2007 by the Higher Education Evaluation and Accreditation Council of Taiwan (HEEACT). NTU ranking system evaluates the performance of scientific papers, and the indicators are designed to compare both the quality and quantity of scientific papers from each university. The NTU Ranking provides overall ranking, ranking by six fields ( Agriculture, Clinical Medicine, Engineering, Life Sciences, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences ), and ranking by 14 selected subjects ( Agricultural Sciences, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering,  Chemistry, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Environment/Ecology, Geoscience, Material Science, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Physics and Plant & Animal Science).


The Criteria and Indicators, and Their Respective Weightings, Used for the Overall Performance-Based Ranking



* Note: The timeframe of the three long-term indicators is consistent with that in ESI, providing cumulative data for the last 11 years.


Reported By: M. Bahadorkhani