CWUR World Rankings of Australian Universities 2017

By | July 20, 2017

CWUR World Rankings of Australian Universities

Australian CWUR Center for World University Rankings

CWUR ranks the world's top 1000 universities using what it claims are eight objective and robust indicators. These are:

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%]