Tag Archives: Leiden

Overview about all university rankings

There are too many rankings out there and the following list just covers the more established ones. We will expand the list as new rankings are published. Global Rankings Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) QS World University Ranking Times Higher Education Ranking (THE) CWTS Leiden Ranking Center For World University Rankings Ranking (CWUR) Webometrics Ranking Universities… Read More »

Why going with a single university ranking is a bad idea

Take a look at this graph putting the different rankings for Harvard, MIT, Cambridge, Caltech, Oxford and Stanford  together. Red points show the rankings used for the Meta University Ranking (ARWU, QS & THE) and blue points the results of the Leiden 2011/12 and HEEACT 2010 rankings. Although each ranking names another number 1 when… Read More »