World League
Suranaree University of Technology

Thailand

Suranaree University of Technology, 111 University Avenue, Muang District Nakhon Ratchasima 30000, Thailand

653 World
rank
7 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1990
Short name:
SUT
Type:
Public
Students:
12650
Faculty:
380
Faculty/Students Ratio:
33
:
1
Web-site:
www.sut.ac.th
Region:
Asia
Location:
Nakhon Ratchasima
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 653 26.522
Teaching 668 16.693
Research 581 26.779
International Diversity 471 38.891
Financial Sustainability 476 48.591
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 610 15.14
Research Perfomance Rankings 449 41.237
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TEACHING
World Rank: 668
Country rank: 7
Score: 16.693
League: World League
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 581
Country rank: 5
Score: 26.779
League: World League
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 471
Country rank: 1
Score: 38.891
League: Copper League
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 476
Country rank: 3
Score: 48.591
League: Copper League
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name
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10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

The Suranaree University of Technology (Thai: , SUT (Royal Thai General System: Suranari University of Technology)) is in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand. The university was established on July 27, 1990, becoming fully operational in 1993. It is named after Thao Suranaree, the local heroine of Nakhon Ratchasima. It has been entitled as 1 of 9 National Research Universities of Thailand since 2009. Suranaree University of Technology is the first ever university in Thailand that initiated Trimester System for its educational management consisting of 13 weeks for each trimester providing enough time for students to concentrate on their study more effectively. It also enables the university to integrate Copperative education into every curriculum at an undergraduate level in which students can have hands-on experience at the workplace, full time, and more time to enrich their practical knowledge and skills. It has recently been selected as an international satellite office of the World Association Copperative Education (WACE). Suranaree University of Technology houses the National Synchrotron Research Center that enables advanced research on physics, materials science and related areas. The School of Physics has been ranked as the first in the country consecutively. In addition, the university has been recognized as one the most productive institutions. It is the youngest institution among the nine National Research Universities of Thailand.

Mission Statement

1) To train high-level scientific and technological personnel to meet the national needs for development; 2) To engage in research for the creation and enhancement of knowledge, and to utilize the results for national development; 3) To adapt, transfer, and advance appropriate technology to increase Thailand?s technological self-reliance; 4) To provide academic services to the people and both public and private organizations; 5) To nourish the arts and culture on the national and regional levels, especially the arts and culture of the Northeast.