Cambridge third in Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020 list

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Cambridge third in Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020 list

17 August 2020

The University of Cambridge was the best in the UK and third overall in the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020 list.

Other UK universities in the global top 25 included the University of Oxford (9th), University College London (16th) and Imperial College London (25th), whilst the University of EdinburghUniversity of ManchesterKing's College London and the University of Bristol all made the top 100.

The Academic Ranking of World Universities was first launched in 2003 and ranks global universities across six indicators, including number of alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, the number of highly cited researchers selected by Clarivate Analytics, and the number of articles published in the journals Nature and Science. In total, 1,200 universities are ranked, with the the top 500 published.

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  • University of Cambridge
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