01 octobre 2018

Regional winners, losers in THE global rankings

The 2019 Times Higher Education or THE World University Rankings analysis shows marked improvement for Asian universities at the expense of stagnation or decline in North America, Europe and Oceania, while Latin American and African universities are still struggling to make an impact on the rankings. More...

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Japan overtakes UK in THE global rankings, China rises

By Brendan O’Malley. United States universities continue to dominate the Times Higher Education or THE World University Rankings this year but are mostly static or in decline; while Japan overtakes the United Kingdom as the second most-represented nation and China continues to march up the rankings. More...

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30 septembre 2018

Grand Canyon University skips survey for U.S. News rankings. Here's why

University Business Magazine logoSome college administrators eagerly await the annual U.S. News & World Report rankings on the country's best colleges, anxious to see how their school fared. More...

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29 septembre 2018

MIT is the best university for graduate jobs, says ranking

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianThe Massachusetts Institute of Technology claims the top spot for the first time. More...

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27 septembre 2018

Forget university rankings, open days are the biggest factor in student choice

The ConversationAccording to the Times Higher University Rankings, which position more than 1,200 institutions worldwide, the University of Oxford (which came top), the University of Cambridge (second), Imperial College London (9th) and University College London (14th) are the only UK universities in the top 25. Plus...

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L'Université P.S.L., premier établissement français à entrer dans le Top 50 du classement World University Ranking

Screenshot-2018-4-21 Journal de mise en ligne - ESR enseignementsup-recherche gouv frEntrée pour la première fois l’an dernier dans ce classement en tant qu’institution nouvellement créée, l’Université P.S.L. consolide cette année sa position d’excellence :  P.S.L. est en effet le premier établissement français à entrer dans le top 50 du classement du Times Higher Education, à la 41e position, soit une progression de 30 places par rapport à l’an dernier. Plus...

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25 septembre 2018

“What Would Help?”

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. More thoughts on rankings.
Every so often, I have one of those conversations in which an initial misunderstanding inadvertently lays the groundwork for a good exchange. More...

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24 septembre 2018

8 More Colleges Submitted Incorrect Data for Rankings

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. U.S. News will consider them unranked for the rest of this rankings year, but that punishment will last only a few weeks. Some colleges say U.S. News is to blame. More...

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ITU Digital Access Index: World’s First Global ICT Ranking

ITU Digital Access Index: World’s First Global ICT Ranking
I'm sure it's not the "world's first" (the text explains why they think other rankings were not "global") but the results are nonetheless interesting as the survey combines the availability and affordability of communications technologies with an educational index. More...

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23 septembre 2018

Rankings Must Reconsider Alumni Giving Rates

HomeThe metric used in the U.S. News rankings is deeply flawed and can encourage a profoundly limited view of the positive impact of alumni relations, argues Sue Cunningham. More...

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