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The first Times Higher Education ranking measuring universities in the 13 nations that have joined the EU post-2000 will launch at the event 

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Scientific endeavour has for centuries been driven on by both competitive and collaborative spirit, and the rankings can boost both, says Phil Baty

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Universities in the US dominate new Times Higher Education psychology ranking

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Universities in the US lead Times Higher Education’s rankings for engineering and technology and computer science; Peking and NUS are Asia’s top performers

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Phil Baty on why the results of the 2018 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings, published on THE today, matter so much

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Institutions in Australia, Canada, Hong Kong and the Netherlands feature in top 20 of new listings by discipline
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Stanford loses lead spot in 2018 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education league table 

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Peking University joins the top 20 of the Times Higher Education subject table for the first time

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Times Higher Education will publish expanded league tables for 11 different subject areas


Times Higher Education’s flagship event will return to the Asian city state for its fifth edition

University of Guadalajara

The ranking will be released at an event in Mexico in July

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Times Higher Education to partner with The Wall Street Journal to produce business school rankings in spring 2018

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The first THE ranking measuring teaching across Europe will be launched at the event next year

Asian universities overtake top Western brands in the Times Higher Education ranking of the world’s most prestigious universities 

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Newer universities excel when it comes to internationalisation and research influence
King's College London

Nobel laureates and university presidents will speak at flagship THE event at King’s College London

University of Sydney

THE analysis reveals the 53 institutions that could surpass Oxbridge and the Ivy League

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Times Higher Education will release more than 20 different rankings tables this year

China Medical University, Taiwan

First THE Asia Pacific university ranking will be launched at the event

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A round-up of the top 100 universities founded between 1945 and 1966 will be published for the first time