CEU San Pablo (Madrid), CEU Cardenal Herrera (Valencia, Elche y Castellón) and Abat Oliba CEU (Barcelona), comprised under the name of CEU Universities, ranked 2nd in the Young University Rankings 2021 among the 33 Spanish universities that participated and 113th among 475 universities in 68 countries.
In addition, Universidades CEU, are placed first in Spain in terms of the publications of our research staff, as well as for the proportion of women among our students (63%). Concerning Internationalisation, we are placed 3rd, with an average number of international students of 19% and a ratio of 11.5 students per lecturer, which makes us the 6th Spanish university with the best ratio.
This Times Higher Education (THE) ranking, analyses universities that were founded 50 years ago or less, based on 13 indicators that measure the main fundamental objectives of these institutions: education, research, teaching, knowledge transfer and internationalisation, among others, for a fair comparison. This ranking offers a vision of universities open to innovation; an essential quality needed to come out stronger in a post-Covid era.