University Impact Rankings 2019 by SDG: quality education

This table on SDG 4: quality education measures universities’ contribution to early years and lifelong learning, their pedagogy research and their commitment to inclusive education.

The list includes more than 450 universities from 77 countries.

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The list is led by Sweden’s University of Gothenburg, while Malaysia’s Universiti Sains Malaysia and Chile’s Andrés Bello University (UNAB) complete the top three.

Japan is the most-represented nation in the table with 39 institutions, followed by Russia with 33 and the US with 30.

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The Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings are the only global performance tables that assess universities against the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). We use carefully calibrated indicators to provide comprehensive and balanced comparisons across three broad areas: research, outreach, and stewardship.

The metrics were developed in partnership with Vertigo Ventures.

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