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We are the top Turkish university in the Economics Subject rankings of the ShanghaiRankings 2019.
Published Date: Wednesday, 21 August 2019
Ranked amongst the best universities in the world by international independent rating organisations, Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) has recently been included in the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2019 of China-based ShanghaiRanking, an independent organisation which has been the official publisher of the Academic Ranking of World Universities since 2009.
In the said rankings, Eastern Mediterranean University appears within the 301-400 band in the Economics Category. EMU has become the only university appearing in ShanghaiRanking's Economics Category in the TRNC, the university is also the top ranking university both in Cyprus and Turkey in the said category. Only three universities from Turkey appear within the first 500 in the Economics Category. More specifically, Koç University has appeared in the 301-400 band and Boğaziçi University within the 401-500 band. The University of Cyprus, which is the only university in the Greek Cypriot Administration to be included in the list, appeared within the 401-500 band in Economics Category after EMU.
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) was first published in June 2003 by the Center for World-Class Universities (CWCU), Graduate School of Education of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, and updated on an annual basis. Since 2009 the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) has been published and copyrighted by ShanghaiRanking Consultancy. ShanghaiRanking Consultancy is a fully independent organization on higher education intelligence and not legally subordinated to any universities or government agencies. ARWU uses six objective indicators to rank world universities.
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