University climbs in new world rankings

University climbs in new world rankings

The University of Aberdeen has climbed three places in the latest Times Higher Education world rankings.

The world rankings which take into consideration teaching, research, citations, industry income and international outlook, placed Aberdeen 185th overall in the list of more than 1100 institutions and 28th out of the 93 in the UK.

An increase in international staff and students has seen its International Outlook score rise from 41st in 2016 to 33rd in 2017.

Aberdeen’s reputation for high quality research continues to grow, with its research citation impact rank rising 25 places to 131st in the world.

The rankings come hard on the heels of National Student Survey data that demonstrated that student satisfaction and teaching at Aberdeen were seen as well above the sector average and separate LEO (longitudinal educational outcomes) data that showed University of Aberdeen graduates do better than average in when it comes to future income.

Professor Sir Ian Diamond, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Aberdeen said: “It is encouraging to see such positive results in these latest rankings. We are committed to growing as an international institution with a global outlook and these results are further evidence of that. It is also reassuring to see that our reputation for world class research impact continues to grow.”

Search News

Browse by Month

2021

  1. Jan
  2. Feb
  3. Mar
  4. Apr
  5. May
  6. Jun
  7. Jul
  8. Aug
  9. Sep
  10. Oct
  11. Nov There are no items to show for November 2021
  12. Dec There are no items to show for December 2021

2014

  1. Jan
  2. Feb
  3. Mar
  4. Apr
  5. May
  6. Jun
  7. Jul There are no items to show for July 2014
  8. Aug
  9. Sep There are no items to show for September 2014
  10. Oct There are no items to show for October 2014
  11. Nov
  12. Dec

2013

  1. Jan
  2. Feb
  3. Mar
  4. Apr There are no items to show for April 2013
  5. May
  6. Jun
  7. Jul There are no items to show for July 2013
  8. Aug
  9. Sep
  10. Oct
  11. Nov
  12. Dec There are no items to show for December 2013

2012

  1. Jan
  2. Feb
  3. Mar
  4. Apr
  5. May
  6. Jun There are no items to show for June 2012
  7. Jul There are no items to show for July 2012
  8. Aug There are no items to show for August 2012
  9. Sep
  10. Oct
  11. Nov
  12. Dec

2011

  1. Jan There are no items to show for January 2011
  2. Feb There are no items to show for February 2011
  3. Mar There are no items to show for March 2011
  4. Apr There are no items to show for April 2011
  5. May There are no items to show for May 2011
  6. Jun There are no items to show for June 2011
  7. Jul There are no items to show for July 2011
  8. Aug There are no items to show for August 2011
  9. Sep There are no items to show for September 2011
  10. Oct
  11. Nov There are no items to show for November 2011
  12. Dec There are no items to show for December 2011