World University Rankings

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The results of the survey will be used to shape the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-18

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Liberal arts colleges have lower levels of racial and socio-economic diversity among students, according to data collected by Times Higher Education

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The ranking will be released during the THE Young Universities Summit in Australia

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The ranking will be released during the THE Asia Universities Summit in South Korea

THE World University Rankings 2016-2017 methodology illustration

A look at the most-read THE university rankings articles from the past 12 months

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India and China are the main winners in our list of the best universities in emerging economies

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The 150 best universities for delivering work-ready graduates

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When it comes to student engagement, US institutions in the research elite typically have a lot of ground to make up

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The event will include the official launch of the 2017 THE BRICS & Emerging Economies Rankings

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Eight subject rankings reveal elite group of 14 US and European universities thriving across disciplines

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Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education league table focuses on universities’ teaching environments

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Find out the differences between these two leading US university rankings

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League tables for computer science, and business and economics will be released for the first time

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Louise Richardson says Asian and US universities are hot on Oxford’s heels while Brexit vote is already affecting the institution’s researchers

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Small colleges perform well in Times Higher Education US student survey, which will fuel upcoming university ranking for the country

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University of Oxford snatches top spot from Caltech in this year’s World University Rankings as Asia’s rise continues

Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings 2017 methodology

Ranking of US universities and colleges puts student success and learning at its heart

New for 2016-2017

THE’s director of data and analytics Duncan Ross reflects on the work underpinning the 2016-2017 World University Rankings

THE World University Rankings passes independent audit

Unprecedented transparency for global rankings sees PricewaterhouseCoopers sign off THE’s methodological process and calculations

THE World University Rankings 2016-17 launch

Times Higher Education’s flagship rankings will be released on 21 September