Friday, December 2, 2016
UiTM in Top 300 listing of BRICS and Emerging Economies University Rankings 2017.
Congratulations Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) for making its maiden entrants to the top 300 listing of BRICS and Emerging Economies University Rankings 2017.
This is exceprt from the Malaymailonline dated 1st December 2016:
KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 1 — Three local universities broke into the top 100 of the Times Higher Education (THE) BRICS and Emerging Economies University Rankings 2017, signalling further progress since seven such institutions placed in the World University Rankings 2016. According to the new survey, Universiti Putra Malaysia was 89th, a 14-place from climb from its previous ranking, in the assessment involving 300 universities from 50 countries from developing countries as well as Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa that from the BRICS.
Other Malaysian universities that made the top 100 are Universiti Teknologi Petronas (91) and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (100). Universiti Sains Malaysia was 114th and Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia was 136th while Universiti Utara Malaysia made it within the 201-250 band and Universiti Teknologi MARA, the 251-300 band. UTP, UUM and UiTM are maiden entrants to the list.
- See more at: http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/three-malaysian-universities-make-the-top-100-brics-list#sthash.DoaJtjk0.dpuf