Center for World University Rankings rates MINES ParisTech among top universities

MINES ParisTech ranked 6th best university in France and 167th worldwide by Center for World University Rankings

According to the list of the world’s top 1000 universities, published on 15 July 2014 by the Center for World University Ranking (CWUR), the distribution of the top 1000 institutions among countries is as follows:
 

- USA (229),
- China (84),
- Japan (74),  
- United Kingdom (64),  
- Germany (55),  
- France (50),  
- etc.      

MINES ParisTech is ranked No. 6 among France’s universities and No. 167 among the world’s universities!

                               
    

The CWUR, based in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, claims to be "the only global university ranking that measures the quality of education and training of students as well as the prestige of the faculty members and the quality of their research without relying on surveys and university data submissions".      

CWUR uses eight indicators to rank the world's top 1000 universities:      

1) Quality of Education, measured by the number of a university's alumni who have won major international awards, prizes, and medals relative to the university's size [25%]
2) Alumni Employment, measured by the number of a university's alumni who currently hold CEO positions at the world's top companies relative to the university's size [25%]
3) Quality of Faculty, measured by the number of academics who have won major international awards, prizes, and medals [25%]
4) Publications, measured by the number of research papers appearing in reputable journals [5%]
5) Influence, measured by the number of research papers appearing in highly-influential journals [5%]
6) Citations, measured by the number of highly-cited research papers [5%]
7) Broad Impact, measured by the university's h-Index [5%]
8) Patents, measured by the number of international patent filings [5%]          

http://cwur.org/2014/