World University Rankings 2016-2017

Best universities in the world

Find the world’s top universities using the latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings data
Scenic locations to study abroad

Top 10 scenic locations to study abroad

Stunning photography by international students captures the most scenic destinations to study abroad
Top undergraduate employers in UK, rated by students
Microsoft is the best rated employer for undergraduates, and the number of placements available in the UK is rising
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Best universities in

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Rising stars: New universities in the World University Rankings top 200

A number of European universities have made impressive entrances to the top 200 of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-17
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Top undergraduate employers in UK, rated by students

Microsoft is the best rated employer for undergraduates, and the number of placements available in the UK is rising
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Shanghai Ranking 2016: five subject rankings results announced

Academic Ranking of World Universities reveals its five 2016 subject ranking league tables, known as the ARWU-FIELD ranking
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Shanghai Ranking 2016: top universities for natural sciences and mathematics

Academic Ranking of World Universities reveals its top universities for natural sciences and mathematics according to the 2016 subject ranking league tables, known as the ARWU-FIELD rankings
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Shanghai Ranking 2016: top universities for life and agriculture sciences

Academic Ranking of World Universities reveals its top universities for life and agriculture sciences according to the 2016 subject ranking league tables, known as the ARWU-FIELD rankings
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Shanghai Ranking 2016: top universities for engineering, technology and computer sciences

Academic Ranking of World Universities reveals its top universities for lengineering, technology and computer sciences according to the 2016 subject ranking league tables, known as the ARWU-FIELD rankings
Scenic locations to study abroad

Top 10 scenic locations to study abroad

Stunning photography by international students captures the most scenic destinations to study abroad
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Survival guide for international students: your first 168 hours in the United States

A successful businessman who came to America as a young student shares his advice for incoming international students
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Five reasons why you should study in China

Research and anecdotes from students show that China is becoming more popular among international learners and that it has many benefits for graduate prospects
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Ultimate guide to moving to university

Packing experts share their tips on the best way to organise yourself for the big move
 Packing for university

Packing for university: items you do and do not need

9 things you should bring to university... and 7 things you probably shouldn't
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How to receive funding as a disadvantaged student

Advice on how to access bursaries, scholarships and fee waivers at universities, from an education charity