United Arab Emirates University ranked amongst the leading universities on the planet
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By Express News Global Desk /Updated: Thursday, June 09, 2017
United Arab Emirates University, UAEU, has actually been ranked as the country’s finest university and now stands amongst the leading 1.5 percent of universities worldwide, inning accordance with a distinguished global introduction of college organizations.
The QS World University Rankings 2018, published today, sees the UAEU in the leading 400, having actually increased 23 locations given that the 2017 edition of the widely-respected evaluation, with the elevation of its scholastic and company credibility and enhancements in its student-to-faculty ratio being highlighted as essential consider its success.
The Al Ain-based organization, developed in 1976 and presently the home of nearly 14,000 trainees and more than 800 professors, protected a location amongst the leading universities in the 2018 edition of the rankings, being put 390th. Its brand-new position amongst the 1.5 percent finest universities worldwide is based upon there being roughly 26,000 universities all over the world.
Dr. Ali Rashid Al Nuaimi, the Chancellor of the UAEU, invited the organization’s brand-new ranking as “excellent news”, stating, “The reality that United Arab Emirates University is now among the leading 1.5 percent universities worldwide, and the leading university in the UAE, is genuinely something to be commemorated. This success is because of a synergy, and the effort and devotion of UAEU’s trainees, professors, scientists and personnel, and the overarching track record and favorable understanding of our university.”
The QS World University Rankings, produced by global education experts QS Quacquarelli Symonds, are considered as the most widely-read research study of their kind and the world’s most popular source of relative information about universities, with 14 editions now having actually been put together. The 2018 rankings thought about more than 4,000 of the world’s finest universities on 6 crucial indications, and charted their total rating versus global and nationwide averages.
The outcomes revealed that UAEU ranked greatest in the ‘International Faculty’ indication, a step for figuring out the beauty of a university to scholastic personnel, where it was put 12th internationally. Given that 2014, UAEU has actually increased by 9 percent in the research study’s total rankings, while its efficiency versus the global average has actually jumped by 32 percent throughout the exact same duration, and it now outshines the nationwide average by 30.5 percent. It likewise now stands as the 10th finest university in the whole Middle East.
To put together the rankings, QS Quacquarelli Symonds examined 115,000 study actions from academics and companies and more than 75 million citations from over 12 million research study documents. More than 4,000 universities were thought about for addition.