In the Times Higher Education THE 2020 subject ranking, IMT Atlantique ranks among the top 400 universities [Rank 301-400] in engineering and technology out of the 1,008 universities ranked on this theme this year. It also ranks in the top 200 [rank 176-200] in computer science out of the top 749 universities ranked.
"Our presence in this international disciplinary reference list for the 2nd consecutive year strongly contributes to strengthening our position as a Technological University internationally in general and in particular in the areas of excellence we are aiming for," says Anne Beauval, vice-president of IMT Atlantique. She recalls that in 2019, IMT Atlantique also ranked among the top 300 universities in the Physical Sciences.
While rankings are not a strategic objective for IMT Atlantique, being ranked at the top is fully in line with the ambition of the School's strategic plan. This gives it greater credibility and legitimacy in the higher education and research landscape in France and abroad. "It is an indisputable and powerful asset to increase the visibility, notoriety and attractiveness of the School, both for the development of its international relations and to attract the best potential students and faculty" says Paul Friedel, president of IMT Atlantique.
by Pierre-Hervé VAILLANT