General information on ranking

Name of the ranking US News Best Arab Region Universities Rankings
Geographical scope Arab Region
Status of the ranking independent
Name of person in charge of ranking Robert Morse
E-mail of person in charge of ranking rmorse@usnews.com
Website of the ranking www.usnews.com/education/arab-region-universities
Publication frequency annual
First year of publication 2015
Most recent year of publication 2016
Ranking organization U.S. News & World Report LP
Website of the methodology www.usnews.com/education/arab-region-universities/articles/methodology

Additional information

  • Type of publication: internet
  • Internet users access to ranking: open access
  • Language of publication: English
  • Main target groups: students and parents,higher education institutions,policymakers, governments and funding agencies,
  • Level of comparison: institutional
  • Major dimensions covered: research
  • Structure of presentation: ordinary presentation (league tables)
  • Data sources: third-party database (data not provided by HEI), Other: Scopus ; Ipsos (academic and employer reputation surveys)
  • Quality assurance of ranking: advisory board
  • Website of the ranking organization: http://www.usnews.com