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Centrale Nantes confirms its commitment to sustainable development in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2023

Centrale Nantes features in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2023.

on June 1, 2023

The Times Higher Education "Impact Rankings" 2023 assessed 1,591 higher education institutions in 112 countries, according to the 17 Sustainable Development Goals defined by the United Nations.

Centrale Nantes is ranked in the top 600 worldwide and in 11th place among the French institutions in the ranking.

Centrale Nantes performed well on five goals in particular:
  • Build resilient infrastructure, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation - top 200 (SDG 9)
  • Promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment and decent work for all - top 300 (SDG 8)
  • Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all - top 400 (SDG 7)
  • Reduce inequality within and among countries - top 400 (SDG 10)
  • Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns - top 400 (SDG 12)
The school's presence in this ranking reflects staff and student commitment to climate challenges. Based on our firm belief that training, research and innovation are essential for understanding the phenomena and identifying possible solutions, the school is committed not only to supporting sustainable development goals through our teaching, research and knowledge transfer, but also to embodying these goals in our internal practices, policies and procedures.

In 2021, the school adopted a Sustainable Development Sustainable Development action plan, co-constructed with staff, students and graduates which places ecological, social and societal transition at the heart of our teaching and research.
Published on May 31, 2023 Updated on June 1, 2023