KKU flies high on world university ranking by SIR as a Thai’s top three

KKU flies high on world university ranking by SIR as a Thai’s top three

KKU is ranked third domestically and 656 internationally following the world university ranking by Scimago Institutions Rankings 2019

Scimago Lab reveals its overall ranking of the world universities for 2019 on its website at https://www.scimagoir.com. Based on this arrangement, twenty-two of Thai universities were on the rank with KKU holding the third place at national level, and 216 place in Asia and 656 place in the world.

Top 6 of the best universities in Thailand
Number 1: Mahidol University (522)
Number 2: Chulalongkorn University (534)
Number 3: Khon Kaen University (656)
Number 4: Kasetsart University (662)
Number 4: Chiang Mai University (662)
Number 5: Prince of Songkla University (672)

Listed below are additional 16 Thai universities and their world rank
Number 6: Srinakharinwirot University (690)
Number 7: Walailak University (696)
Number 8: Suranaree University of Technology (697)
Number 9: Mae Fah Luang University (700)
Number 10: King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (702)
Number 11: Silpakorn University (705)
Number 12: Thammasat University (721)
Number 13: Naresuan University (735)
Number 14: Asian Institute of Technology (755)
Number 15: Mahasarakham University (757)
Number 16: King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology North Bangkok (758)
Number 16: Rangsit University (758)
Number 17: Ubon Ratchathani University (761)
Number 18: King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (765)
Number 19: Burapha University (779)
Number 20: Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University (831)

Note
* Number 4 is a shared ranking place by two universities due to their equal score.
* Number 16 is a shared ranking place by two universities due to their equal score.
* Number in the brackets shows the world rank order

Scimago Institutions Rankings is a Spanish development since 2009. The ranking on this system is based on three areas; research capacity based on Scopus data base, innovation capacity based on PATSTAT, and social capacity reflected by the availability of references on websites. Scimago is a scientific organization that provides ranking for the world university and other research organizations. More information about Scimago is available at: https://www.scimagoir.com/methodology.php

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