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SUMS Ranking


University rankings are rankings of institutions in higher education which have been ranked on the basis of different combinations of a wide variety of factors. Various rankings consider combinations of measures of funding and endowment, research excellence and/or influence, specialization expertise, admissions, student options, award numbers, internationalization, graduate employment, industrial linkage, historical reputation and other criteria. Various rankings mostly evaluating on institutional output by research.

Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (SUMS) takes part in university rankings to compare our university's research performance, education quality and international relations with those of other universities. We continuously strive to improve the quality, impact and visibility of our research as well as the amount of competitive funding awarded to us.



SUMS also takes part in most of important international university ranking systems including:


SUMS ranking based on the  aforementioned international ranking systems are summarized below:


Shiraz University of Medical Sciences

Rank in World

QS World University Rankings 2018

401 (Medical)

SCImago Institutions Rankings 2018

660 (overall)

Leiden University Ranking 

(2017: data of 2012-2015)

423 (Medical)

ISC Ranking (2015-2016)

16 (Medical) Islamic Countries



Improvement of SUMS Rank Among World Universities (2009-2017)

Based on Scimago Ranking