General information on ranking

Name of the ranking QS Higher Education System Strength Rankings
Geographical scope global
Name of person in charge of ranking Ben Sowter
E-mail of person in charge of ranking ben@qs.com
Website of the ranking https://www.topuniversities.com/system-strength-ra...
Publication frequency annual
First year of publication 2016
Most recent year of publication 2018
Ranking organization Quacquarelli Symonds Ltd (QS)
Website of the methodology www.topuniversities.com/system-strength-rankings/methodology

Additional information

  • Type of publication: internet
  • Internet users access to ranking: open access
  • Language of publication: English
  • Main target groups: higher education institutions,policymakers, governments and funding agencies,
  • Level of comparison:
  • Other: countries: 50
  • Major dimensions covered: research, teaching, reputation, internationalization, employability
  • Structure of presentation: ordinary presentation (league tables)
  • Data sources: Other: QS World University Rankings, GDP official statistics
  • Quality assurance of ranking: periodic consultancy, advisory board
  • Website of the ranking organization: http://www.topuniversities.com/about-qs