The URV, among the top 500 best universities in the world according to the ranking "Times Higher Education"
"Times Higher Education" (THE) presented the ranking of the best universities in the world, compiled for twelve years. In this edition, the URV is between position 401 and 500 of the 800 universities in the world that have been incorporated into the ranking. The URV ranks sixth of the 25 spanish universities appearing, sharing position with the Polytechnic of Catalonia, the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and the University of Valencia.
The last edition of the ranking was presented two days ago in Australia. The URV has ranked among the 500 best universities in the world. The "THE World University Rankings" applies rigorous standards in all main missions of a global research university and is made from the combination of thirteen indicators covering five major areas, weighted as follows: teaching (30%), research (30%), internationalization (7.5%), transfer (2.5%) and citations (30%). These indicators support the comparison of more than a thousand universities worldwide, 800 of which become part of the ranking.