Daffodil International University is ranked 453positions in UI GreenMetric World Ranking Universities released on December 29th 2016. This is the seventh edition of ranking by which compares universities’ efforts towards campus sustainability and environment friendly university management. The ranking was announced by the Universitas Indonesia’s Rector, Prof. Muhammad Anis, along with the Chairperson of UI GreenMetric Prof. Riri Fitri Sari at the Central Administration Building, in Depok campus. The ceremony was also opened by the representative of The Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Republic of Indonesia and also the representative of The Ministry of Research and Higher Education of Republic of Indonesia, Dr. Muhammad Dimyati.
Apart from the US, the UK, Japan, Spain, Italy, South America, Chinese Taipei and countries in Europe, Asia, and Africa, the 2016 results include universities from Algeria, Bahrain, Finlandia, Honduras, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norwegia and Venezuela.
The results are computed based on information provided by universities online. This year the information is organized under Six (6) main categories. These categories, and their weightings, are: Green Statistics (15%), Energy and Climate Change (21%), Waste management (18%), Water usage (10%), Transportation (18%), and Education (18%).