Latest THE Impact Rankings

The latest edition of the Times Higher Education (THE) University Impact Rankings has just been released. This ranking attempts to assess universities’ commitment to meeting the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.

The overall score combines one mandatory goal, Partnership for the Goals, and the best three scores for the other goals. The rankings now include over 2000 universities from 125 countries. Canada and Australia perform very well. Brazil and India are well represented while there are only six universities from Mainland China.

The top universities overall and for the goals are:

Overall; Western Sydney University, Australia

No Poverty; Universitas Airlangga, Indonesia

Zero Hunger; Queen’s University, Canada

Good health and Well-being; JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research, India

Quality Education; Aalborg University, Denmark

Gender Equality; Western Sydney University

Clean Water and Sanitation; University of Exeter, UK

Affordable and Clean Energy; Afe Babalola University, Nigeria

Decent Work and Economic Growth; Kyungpook National University, South Korea

Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure; Delft University of Technology, Netherlands

Reduced Inequalities; RMIT University, Australia

Sustainable Cities and Communities; University of Manchester, UK

Responsible Consumption and Production, Bournemouth University, UK

Climate Action; University of Tasmania, Australia

Life Below Water; Arizona State University, USA

Life on Land, University of Manchester

Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions; Universiti Sains Malaysia

Partnership for the Goals; University of Technology Sydney, Australia.



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