Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)-2017 Rankings

ARWU released Best Global Universities for the year 2017
Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)

Shanghai Ranking Consultancy is a fully independent organization dedicating to research on higher education intelligence and consultation. It has been the official publisher of the Academic Ranking of World Universities since 2009.


The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) was first published in June 2003 by the Center for World-Class Universities (CWCU), Graduate School of Education (formerly the Institute of Higher Education) of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, and updated on an annual basis. Since 2009 the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) has been published and copyrighted by Shanghai Ranking Consultancy. Shanghai Ranking Consultancy is a fully independent organization on higher education intelligence and not legally subordinated to any universities or government agencies.

 

Ranking Methodology:

ARWU uses six objective indicators to rank world universities, including the number of alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, number of highly cited researchers selected by Clarivate Analytics, number of articles published in journals of Nature and Science, number of articles indexed in Science Citation Index - Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index, and per capita performance of a university.

 

In total, more than 1300 universities are actually ranked and the best 500 are published. From 2017, those universities ranked between 501 and 800 are also published as ARWU World Top 500 Candidates.

ARWU Field: ARWU classify and ranks the universities/Institutions in the fields of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Engineering / Technology and Computer Sciences, Life and Agriculture Sciences, Clinical Medicine and Pharmacy, Social Sciences

 

Top 10 Universities in the World: 2017

Rank#1::Harvard University
Rank#2::Stanford University
Rank#3::University of Cambridge
Rank#4::Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Rank#5::University of California, Berkeley
Rank#6::Princeton University
Rank#7::University of Oxford
Rank#8::Columbia University
Rank#9::California Institute of Technology
Rank#10::University of Chicago

Indian Universities Listed in the Top 800 World Universities: 2017

Rank#301-400:: Indian Institute of Science
Rank#601-700:: Jawaharlal Nehru University
Rank#601-700:: University of Calcutta
Rank#701-800:: Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Rank#701-800:: Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Rank#701-800:: Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Rank#701-800:: University of Delhi

For more information on ranking procedure, other university rankings and additional details please follow the “ARWU Best Universities-2017” button below.

About Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)

The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) was first published in June 2003 by the Center for World-Class Universities (CWCU), Graduate School of Education (formerly the Institute of Higher Education) of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, and updated on an annual basis. Since 2009 the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) has been published and copyrighted by Shanghai Ranking Consultancy. Shanghai Ranking Consultancy is a fully independent organization on higher education intelligence and not legally subordinated to any universities or government agencies.

Disclaimer: All the above data is gathered from the ARWU, all the logos and titles are belongs to ARWU, EngMorph does not own any part of the data published in this page and EngMorph is not responsible for the correctness of the information presented. For more information, visit the ARWU website.

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