L’X among the 100 most famous universities in the world
École Polytechnique stands out of 10,000 institutions according to the Times Higher Education (THE) World Reputation Ranking published on May 29, 2018.
This survey highlights "the world's 100 most powerful academic brands," as indicated by the Times Higher Education. École Polytechnique is one of the three French institutions among the most famous universities in the world included in this ranking. L'X is positioned between the 91st and the 100th place. Paris Sciences et Lettres (PSL) is in the 39th place, and Sorbonne University, is between 51st and 60th place.
Twenty-one countries are represented in this ranking, based on a global survey of more than 10,000 institutions. The United States leads with 44 universities, ahead of the United Kingdom, China, Germany and Japan.