CEU Universities, which is an ensemble of Universities from CEU that brings together Universidad CEU San Pablo (Madrid), Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera (Valencia, Elche and Castellón) and Universidad Abat Oliba CEU (Barcelona), was ranked 4th in the Young University Rankings 2022, out of a total number of 32 Spanish Universities, at an international scale, CEU Universities is number 136 out of 790 universities from 68 different countries.
Furthermore, CEU Universities is the second one in terms of citations in scientific journals within the national territory; and it leads in terms of the number of women among students (64 %). In terms of its internationalisation, it ranks 4, with 20 % international students on average.
The ranking elaborated by Times Higher Education (THE) analyses Universities under 50 years old. For their classification, 13 indicators linked to their fundamental mission are used: teaching, research, citations, industry income, and international outlook, among others. This ranking provides an overview of those Universities opened to innovation; a feature particularly necessary to come out stronger after Covid.