11 septembre 2013

QS University Rankings: Latin America

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Established in 2011, the QS University Rankings: Latin America ranks the region’s top 300 universities. The ranking methodology is based on seven key indicators, selected to reflect regional strengths and priorities. The ranking is a helpful tool for those seeking more information on higher education in this dynamic and diverse region.


The QS University Rankings - Latin America employ a slightly different methodology to that used for the QS World University Rankings, reflecting the different priorities of the region. This is based on feedback collected from the region, the expert assessment of important factors in the region and the availability of data. Read More

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QS University Rankings: Asia

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Now in its fifth edition, QS University Rankings: Asia provides an essential overview of higher education in one of the world's most dynamic and rapidly developing regions. Covering the top 300 institutions in Asia, the rankings are based on nine indicators.
View the 2013 QS University Rankings: Asia.


In 2009, QS introduced a new university ranking focusing exclusively on universities in Asia, the world’s biggest and most populous continent. These rankings employ a slightly different methodology to that used for the QS World University Rankings, reflecting the region's different priorities. Read More

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QS World University Rankings by Subject

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Launched in 2011, the annual QS World University Rankings by Subject is a comprehensive guide to a range of popular subject areas. Now in its 3rd year, the rankings series reveals the top 200 universities in the world for 30 individual subjects. Explore our tables below and browse the specialist strengths of universities worldwide.

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QS World University Rankings: By Faculty

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This new edition of the QS World University Rankings by Faculty utilises four indicators in order to rank the top 400 universities in Arts & Humanities, Engineering & Technology, Life Sciences & Medicine, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences & Management.
The QS World University Rankings by Faculty, published with a new set of indicators, highlight institutions’ strengths in the five broad faculty areas. These rankings employ a different methodology to that used for the QS World University Rankings.
Faculty Areas
Arts & Humanities
Engineering & Technology
Life Sciences & Medicine
Natural Sciences
Social Sciences & Management

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QS World University Rankings 2013

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Discover the world’s top universities with the QS World University Rankings® – the most widely read university comparison of their kind. As well as exploring the world's top 800 universities overall, you can also compare the ranking of universities in a specific region, by subject area, or based on factors such as reputation or research citations.

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QS World University Rankings 2013
Welcome to the QS World University Rankings 2013/14. Compare the world's top universities, sort by region and subject, find the best universities in your academic field, and create your own personalized ranking based on what matters most to you.


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Classement QS 2013 des meilleures universités au monde

http://www.e-orientations.com/imgs/orientation-etudes-metier-emploi.gifLe vent semble tourner petit à petit pour les établissements tricolores ! Après un passage à vide dans les précédents classements QS des meilleures universités mondiales, les établissements français enregistrent une légère progression… Une tendance partagée en Europe, même si les Etats-Unis et la Grande-Bretagne dominent toujours ce palmarès mondial.
Alors que les résultats des établissements français aux précédents QS World University Rankings® étaient relativement décevants - à l'instar d'ailleurs des universités du Vieux Continuent -, il semble que l'Hexagone remonte progressivement la pente. En effet, 10 établissements se hissent dans ce classement, et gagnent surtout de précieuses places… Suite...

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10 septembre 2013

Best College Rankings and Lists

http://static.usnews.com/images/ah/badge-national-universities.pngNational University Rankings
Schools in the National Universities category, such as the University of Chicago and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, offer a full range of undergraduate majors, plus master's and Ph.D. programs. These colleges also are committed to producing groundbreaking research. Full rankings.
National Liberal Arts College Rankings
Among the National Liberal Arts Colleges are schools like Pomona College and Bowdoin College, which emphasize undergraduate education and award at least half of their degrees in the liberal arts fields of study. Full rankings.
Regional Universities Rankings
Regional Universities offer a full range of undergrad programs and some master's programs but few doctoral programs. Regional Universities include Providence College, Elon University, Creighton University and Santa Clara University. These rankings are split into 4 regions: North, South, Midwest and West. Full rankings.
Regional Colleges Rankings
These colleges focus on undergraduate education but grant fewer than half their degrees in liberal arts disciplines. Regional Colleges include Messiah College, High Point University, Taylor University and the California Maritime Academy. These rankings are split into 4 regions: North, South, Midwest and West. Full rankings.

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U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 2014 rankings released

http://www.timeshighereducation.co.uk/magazine/graphics/logo.pngBy . Princeton University has taken top spot among US national universities in the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 2014 rankings.
Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013-2014 coming 2 October 2013
The institution finished first in the annual rankings, ahead of Harvard, after finishing joint first with its Ivy League rival last year. In the separate U.S. News ranking of national liberal arts colleges, Williams College finished first, as it did last year. More...

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08 septembre 2013

Rankings and a system of endless competition

http://enews.ksu.edu.sa/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/UWN.jpgBy Brendan Cantwell and Barrett J Taylor. Universities around the world increasingly compete with one another for resources. Within countries this competition occurs through funding mechanisms. Especially prominent is the international trend away from block grant funding to the competitive allocation of research funds.
Competition also occurs internationally as universities vie for the best research staff and students on what is approaching a worldwide basis. Such wide-scale competition can produce large gaps between winners and losers. More...

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New ranking of universities that produce global CEOs

http://enews.ksu.edu.sa/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/UWN.jpgBy David Jobbins. A new global league table from the UK’s Times Higher Education – ranking universities by the number of their graduates who are chief executive officers of the world’s largest companies – was published last week. One in 20 CEOs of Fortune Global 500 companies has at least one degree from Harvard, according to the THE’s Alma Mater Index: Global Executives 2013. Second place is taken by the University of Tokyo, with 3% of alumni in the list.
The highest-placed UK institution is the University of Oxford at number 21, while the US dominates the top 10 with four institutions: Harvard first, Stanford third, the University of Pennsylvania seventh and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology eighth.
France is represented by three institutions – École Polytechnique in fourth place, HEC Paris in fifth and École Nationale d’Administration in sixth. More...

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