UAB named #1 Young University in the U.S.

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — For the second year in a row, Times Higher Education has ranked UAB as the number one young university in the country.

The rankings included 300 different institutions from over 60 countries. To be eligible in the category of young university, the institution must be less than 50 years old.

This is the last year UAB is eligible for the distinction, as this year marks 50 years since the founding of the university.

UAB ranked 12th in the Worldwide Young University Rankings.

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