The Times Higher Education World University Rankings, founded in 2004, provide the definitive list of the world's best universities, evaluated across teaching, research, international outlook, reputation and more. THE’s data are trusted by governments and universities and are a vital resource for students, helping them choose where to study

World Reputation Rankings 2017: results announced

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

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Young University Rankings 2017: results announced

Newer universities excel when it comes to internationalisation, Times Higher Education’s 2017 ranking of the world’s top young universities shows

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Times Higher Education Japan University Rankings 2017: results

Our inaugural rankings help to identify the institutions that excel in teaching that ensures graduate success. Ellie Bothwell reports

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Asia University Rankings 2017: results announced

The National University of Singapore retains the crown in Times Higher Education’s 2017 ranking of the top universities in Asia

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BRICS & Emerging Economies University Rankings 2017: results announced

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

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Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings 2017: analysis

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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World University Rankings 2016-2017: results announced

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

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World University Rankings 2016-2017 by subject: results announced

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

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Latin America University Rankings 2016: results announced

Brazil leads Times Higher Education’s debut ranking of the top universities in Latin America