The Times Higher Education (THE) ranked the top universities in the world in 2019, and Shahrood University of Technology (SUT) is among the top one thousand and two hundred universities in the world university ranking. Considering the present THE ranking, there are 29 credible Iranian universities, which have been increased significantly since last year.
According to 2019 THE World University Rankings, Shahrood University of Technology ranked 601–800 in the Engineering & Technology subject, 800+ in the Physical Sciences subject, and 1000+ in the overall ranking.
The Times Higher Education (THE) ranking is one of the most famous international ranking systems that annually provides world top universities with 13 performance indicators in 5 general criteria of education, research, citations, industrial income and international image for comprehensive and balanced comparisons. Moreover, in this ranking system, three sources of information, including information regarding surveys, information provided by universities and research information from universities at Scopus Citation Portal have been used to calculate indices and scores.