Shortlist


This year's winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on 31 May 2022, concluding day one of the THE Asia Universities Summit during which we will celebrate the very best in Asian higher education.



Leadership and Management Team of the Year

University of Basrah

Fujita Health University

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)

National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University

Prince Sultan University

Seoul National University

Zhejiang University


Excellence and Innovation in the Arts

Universitas Airlangga

University of Basrah

Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)

Lasalle College of the Arts

Shoolini University of Biotechnology and Management Sciences

Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)

Telkom University

Vishwakarma University


International Strategy of the Year

Hiroshima University

University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), School of International Development and Cooperation (SIDC)

Izmir Institute of Technology

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)

Prince of Songkla University

Shanghai University

Singapore Management University (SMU)

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)


Outstanding Support for Students

Chulalongkorn University

City University of Hong Kong

Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women

Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)

Seoul National University

Shoolini University of Biotechnology and Management Sciences

Taylor’s University

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)


Student Recruitment Campaign of the Year

Amity University Online

FPT University

Izmir Institute of Technology

Krirk University

Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)

Lingnan University

Shanghai University

University of Tsukuba


Teaching and Learning Strategy of the Year

City University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

National University of Singapore

University of Nottingham, Ningbo

O.P. Jindal Global University, Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences

Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)


Technological or Digital Innovation of the Year

Burapha University

Central Luzon State University

Chitkara University

Chulalongkorn University

University of Hong Kong

Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)

National University of Singapore

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)


Workplace of the Year

King Faisal University

Lasalle College of the Arts

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)

National Dong Hwa University

O.P. Jindal Global University

Prince Sultan University

Seoul National University

University Shanghai University



In addition to the eight categories listed above, there are two additional categories that did not require submissions. These are based on data THE collects for its suite of rankings, but reveal something interesting about university performance that the rankings cannot capture.


THE DataPoints Research Improvement Award

For this award, our data team assessed which Asian universities had seen the most improvement in research performance in the World University Rankings over the last few years. This included looking at relevant measures in WUR such as citation impact and research productivity.

Ajou University

Central South University

Savitribai Phule Pune University

Sejong University

University of Sharjah

Taipei Medical University

Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology

Wuhan University


THE DataPoints Impact Award

For this award, our data team looked at how Asian universities performed in the THE Impact Rankings on measures relevant to tackling climate change. This included looking at practices like energy efficiency and sustainability as well as other aspects like environmental education and net-zero carbon commitments.

Diponegoro University

University of Indonesia

Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember

Iran University of Medical Sciences

King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang

Kuwait University

National Changhua University of Education

Padjadjaran University


In both cases, notification emails are sent to THE's rankings data contacts at the institutions that have been shortlisted.

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