07 juillet 2017

A model for teaching innovation in higher education worldwide?

By Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić and Sir John Daniel. University World News reported in March that China was stepping up its drive to lure overseas talent in its bid to become an innovation economy. An example of drawing on such talent is the Shanghai-based DeTao Masters Academy or DTMA, which was launched in 2010 with the aim of fostering leading-edge developments by having aspiring Chinese innovators work with top experts in the creative industries from all over the world. More...

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US dominates, China second in Shanghai subject rankings

By Brendan O’Malley. American universities dominate this year’s ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects, and appear on the published lists 3,857 times, taking 32 top positions in 52 subjects. More...

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08 juin 2017

Combined university research output less than Cambridge

All the central universities in India put together have a lesser research output than either of the world's top two ranking universities – Cambridge and Stanford – according to a study that paints a dismal picture of the state of scientific research in the country, reports the Press Trust of IndiaMore...

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05 juin 2017

Latest Guardian ranking: Cambridge and Oxford Remain on Top

The 2018 edition of the Guardian University League Tables has been published. These rankings of British universities are distinctive in that they do not contain any assessment of research output or quality and are concerned with metrics that relate to the experience and outcomes of undergraduate students. More...

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Ranking of Engineering Studies Perspektywy 2017

Ranking of Engineering Studies Perspektywy 2017 presents best engineering universities in Poland that bestow the titles of engineer and master of science in engineering. 21 most popular technical disciplines were evaluated. The ranking presents 311 best programs of studies conducted at 288 faculties in 26 Polish academic institutions. More...

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U-Ranking from Spain

The fifth edition of U-Ranking has been published. The U-Ranking Project is a joint initiative of the BBVA Foundation and the Valencian Institute of Economic Research (Ivie) and is produced in collaboration with the IUNE Observatory, a group of four universities, comprising Carlos III University of Madrid, the Autonomous University of Madrid, the Autonomous University of Barcelona and Pompeu Fabra University. More...

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Leiden Ranking

The Leiden Ranking is published by the Centre for Science and Technology Studies (CWTS) at Leiden University in the Netherlands and is based entirely on data provided by the Web of Science now run by Clarivate Analytics. The ranking is highly distinctive as it does not provide a single composite score. Instead it allows users to create their own rankings by setting their own parameters. More...

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THE Ranking of Arab Universities

Times Higher Education (THE) has issued a “snapshot” ranking of 28 Arab universities. This is extracted from the 2016-2017 World University Rankings and all universities are located in countries that are members of the Arab League. The methodology is identical to that of the world rankings of last year. More...

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Innovative European Universities Ranking from Reuters

Reuters have released the second edition of Europe’s Most Innovative Universities, a ranking of universities that have made the most significant contribution to scientific and technological development. The data is provided to Reuters from Clarivate analytics from InCites, Web of Science, Derwent Innovations Index, Derwent World Patents Index, and the Patents Citation Index. More...

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Latest Ranking from Universitas 21

Universitas 21 is an international organisation of 25 research orientated universities whose members include Fudan university, the University of Queensland, the University of Johannesburg, University College Dublin, the University of Maryland and Tecnológico de Monterrey. This is a ranking of higher education systems. There are four groups of indicators: Resources, Environment, Connectivity and Output. More...

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