Published on 04 Mar 2021

​Global Recognition and Reputation

U.S. News Best Global Universities Rankings 2021 – NTU ranked 1st in the world again for Materials Science

We are delighted to share that MSE has been ranked 1st in the world again for the fourth year in a row in the latest results released by the U.S. News Best Global Universities Ranking 2021. Having established and consolidated our previous ranking, we are currently 1st in the world in the subject ranking of Materials Science. This information is published in the website (

The U.S. News & World Report is an authoritative multi-platform publisher of news and information, which also provides analyses of education around the world, based on academic research performance and reputation. The leading provider of service news and information aims to improve the quality of life of its readers by focusing on various issues, such as education, health, finance, etc. The overall Best Global Universities Ranking encompasses the top 750 universities located around the globe and is an expanded edition from the inaugural version.


Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2020 – NTU Ranked 3rd by subject in the Materials Science Department

NTU MSE is ranked 3rd by subject in the materials science department, according to 2020 Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings. We are also among the Star Performers in 2014 and have leaped 38 places since 2011.

More information about QS Subject Rankings is available at: