Times Higher Education (THE) today published the results of the 2022 World University Ranking, which evaluates the quality of university institutions internationally. In this edition of the ranking, CEU Universities, with the name CEU Universities, reach the ninth position among Spanish universities and are among the top 600 universities worldwide. Unlike the last edition of THE World University Ranking, in which 1,527 university institutions participated, in 2022 more than 2,100 have participated, of which only 1,662 have reached the minimum standards to be able to appear in the ranking.
The ranking evaluates universities from all over the world weighing the results of their activity in five areas: Teaching, Research, number of citations of the publications of their researchers, Internationalization of staff, students and researchers, and Transfer of knowledge to the business environment. In total, thirteen parameters are measured from, in this edition, among other sources, surveys of more than 22,000 academics. In terms of research, the THE World University Ranking has analyzed 14.4 million publications and more than 108 million citations during five years.
Results in research and internationalization stand out
In addition to the ninth position for its global score in all areas among Spanish universities and its location between positions 501 to 600 internationally, CEU Universities also stand out for their results in specific fields analyzed in the THE World University Ranking.
This ranking fundamentally measures research based on data extracted from Elsevier ?? Scopus, in which the quality of the research activity carried out at CEU Universities is confirmed, among other things, by the number of citations received for articles published by their researchers. In this sense, CEU Universities has been in second place in Spain and 109 worldwide.
In addition, the international orientation of CEU Universities is once again confirmed , which have obtained fifth place at the national level due to the high number of international students they receive -more than 20% of the total-, a factor that contributes to the internationalization of their offer educational.
CEU Universities ?? CEU San Pablo (Madrid), CEU Cardenal Herrera (Valencia, Elche and Castellón) and Abat Oliba CEU (Barcelona) – belong to the San Pablo CEU University Foundation, the largest private educational institution in Spain, which has centers that cover all the educational stages, from early childhood education to postgraduate training.