The Bucharest University of Economic Studies was included in the recently launched international Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022, which evaluates universities around the world based on performance in research, teaching, collaboration with the private sector and universities abroad.
Our University ranks for the third consecutive year the first position in Romania and for the first time the 501-600 position in the world.
ASE thus claims the best position ever obtained by a Romanian university in the last 30 years in such a prestigious international ranking globally.

Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2021 which assesses universities’ performance all over the world against the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) ranked the Bucharest University of Economic Studies 401-600. ASE’s best scores were registered for SDG 5 – Gender equality (rank 101-200), and SDG 9 – Industry, innovation and infrastructure, SDG 1 – No poverty, SDG 8 – Decent work and economic growth (rank 201-300 for each of them). The results show that ASE is prone to have a strong involvement in society and make a solid change in what concerns sustainable development.

Our University ranked the first position in Romania and 201-250 worldwide in the Times Higher Education Ranking – the Emerging Economies University Rankings 2021. The ranking takes into account, for the evaluation of universities, aspects such as the quality of teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international perspectives.

According to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2021, our University is present for the third consecutive year on notable positions in this ranking. Bucharest University of Economic Studies ranks 601+ in Business & Economics and 401-500 in Social Science. THE Rankings by Subject 2021 ranks over 1500 universities in 93 states, based on a set of 13 indicators, grouped on 5 criteria: teaching, research, citations, internationalization, innovation.

Our university is present again in the prestigious THE World University Rankings 2021 with an improved position as compared to the last year. ASE is ranked 601-800 worldwide and, for the second year, it maintains the first position among the universities in Romania, the best performance recorded so far.

ASE is ranked 801-1000 in Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2020, having a strong increase in its performance as compared to the last year, and is the first university in Romania according to this ranking.

Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2020, which measures the contribution of universities to the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, placed our university on the following places:

  • 201-300 in the overall ranking, out of 766 world universities,
  • 63rd for SDG 1 – No Poverty
  • 401-600 for SDG 4 – Quality Education
  • 52nd for SDG 5 – Gender Equality
  • 32nd for SDG 8 – Decent Work and Economic Development
  • 101-200 for SDG 9 – Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
  • 201-300 for SDG 10 – Reduced Inequalities
  • 201-300 for SDG 16 – Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
  • 301-400 for SDG 17 – Partnership for the Goals

Our university ranked 251-300 in the Times Higher University Emerging Economies University Ranking 2020.

According to the 2020 Times Higher Education World University Rankings by subject published on November 6th, our university is ranked:

  • 501+ in Business & Economics
  • 601+ in Social Sciences

ASE was included in the prestigious Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2019, position 1001+, which assesses more than 1,250 research-intensive universities around the world. THE WUR Ranking is evaluating research-intensive universities across all of their core missions: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook by the use of calibrated performance indicators to provide comprehensive and balanced comparisons and rankings trusted by students, academics, university leaders, industry and governments.

The Bucharest University of Economic Studies is proud to be included in the 2019 Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings, the newest ranking reflecting the commitment of universities in attaining the UN sustainable development goals.

  • 101 – 200 worldwide in the general ranking
  • 201 – 300 in SDG 4 – Quality education
  • 38th in SDG 5 – Gender equality
  • 9th in SDG 8 – Decent work and economic growth
  • 79th in SDG 9 – Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 101 – 200 in SDG 10 – Reduced inequalities
  • 201 – 300 in SDG 17 – Partnership for the goals

2019 Times Higher Education World University Ranking by subject ranked our University among the best research-intensive universities in the world:

  • 501-600 worldwide and 1st in Romania in Social Sciences
  • 501+ worldwide in Business & Economics