A recent ranking has been posted on the top 10 young universities in the world. No. 1 on the list is Switzerland’s École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. The data was taken on a ranking that targets 100 universities under 50. It determine universities on the same 13 indicators as the main ranking, but with an altered weighting. The top 10 young universities are:

  1. Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
  2. Pohang University of Science and Technology
  3. Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
  4. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  5. Nanyang Technological University
  6. Maastricht University
  7. University of California, Irvine
  8. University of California, Santa Cruz
  9. University of Warwick
  10. Paris-Sud University

Read more about this ranking at agenda.weforum.org