The University of Hyderabad ranked # 951 among the 25,000+ degree-granting institutions of higher education worldwide in this year’s CWUR World University Rankings, the largest academic ranking of global universities, which were published on Monday, July 11, 2016 on cwur.org. For University of Hyderabad to rank in the top 3.9 % worldwide is an outstanding achievement and should be celebrated.
University of Hyderabad ranked as follows:
National Rank: 16
Quality of Education Rank: 378+
Alumni Employment Rank: 594+
Quality of Faculty Rank: 235+
Publications Rank: 882
Influence Rank: 929
Citations Rank: 818+
Broad Impact Rank: 907
Patents Rank: 883
Overall Score: 44.27
About the Center for World University Rankings: In addition to providing consultation for governments and universities, the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) publishes the only global university ranking that measures the quality of education and training of students as well as the prestige of the faculty members and the quality of their research without relying on surveys and university data submissions. From July 1st 2016, CWUR started publishing, and will continue daily throughout 2016-2017, rankings of universities and countries in 180+ subject categories.
CWUR uses eight objective and robust indicators to rank the world’s top 1000 universities:
1. Quality of Education, measured by the number of a university’s alumni who have won major international awards, prizes, and medals relative to the university’s size [25%].
2. Alumni Employment, measured by the number of a university’s alumni who have held CEO positions at the world’s top companies relative to the university’s size [25%].
3. Quality of Faculty, measured by the number of academics who have won major international awards, prizes, and medals [25%].
4. Publications, measured by the number of research papers appearing in reputable journals [5%].
5. Influence, measured by the number of research papers appearing in highly-influential journals [5%].
6. Citations, measured by the number of highly-cited research papers [5%].
7. Broad Impact, measured by the university’s h-index [5%]
8. Patents, measured by the number of international patent filings [5%]