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Best young universities: Millennials

To complement its ranking of the top universities under 50, Times Higher Education has produced a subset Millennial University Rankings

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June 24 2020
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As part of the 2020 Young University RankingsTimes Higher Education has created a subset rankings of millennial universities (established since the year 2000). 

This subset was derived from the overall Young University Rankings. The results were determined using the same methodology used for the THE World University Rankings, although the weightings were recalibrated to reflect the missions of young universities. The full methodology can be viewed here

The best millennial universities 2020

Millennial Rank 2020 University Country Foundation year
1 Paris Sciences et Lettres – PSL Research University Paris France 2010
2 Sorbonne University France 2018
3 Université Paris Cité France 2019
4 University of Luxembourg Luxembourg 2003
5 University of Antwerp Belgium 2003
6 University of Duisburg-Essen Germany 2003
7 Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) South Korea 2009
8 Aalto University Finland 2010
9 Medical University of Graz Austria 2004
10 Medical University of Vienna Austria 2004
11 Alfaisal University Saudi Arabia 2002
12 Tampere University Finland 2019
13 Medical University of Innsbruck Austria 2004
14 Macau University of Science and Technology Macao 2000
15 Auckland University of Technology New Zealand 2000
16 Brighton and Sussex Medical School United Kingdom 2002
=17 Khalifa University United Arab Emirates 2007
=17 Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) China 2012
=19 Cyprus University of Technology Cyprus 2004
=19 Grenoble Alpes University France 2016
=21 Aix-Marseille University France 2012
=21 IMT Atlantique France 2017

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