1. Trinity falls over 40 places in university rankings  RTE.ie
  2. Trinity College Dublin drops 40 places in world university rankings  The Irish Times
  3. Trinity College calls for university rankings strategy after falling 44 places in worldwide list  TheJournal.ie
  4. World University Rankings 2020: Trinity College drops 44 places in further blow to Ireland’s reputation  Independent.ie
  5. Oxford top of global university rankings  BBC News
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Trinity College Dublin's position in an international university rankings table has slipped dramatically by more than 40 places.Trinity College Dublin's position in an international university rankings table has slipped dramatically by more than 40 places.

Trinity falls over 40 places in university rankings

The University of Toronto has placed 18th in a global ranking of schools, rising three spots from a year ago.The University of Toronto has placed 18th in a global ranking of schools, rising three spots from a year ago.

University of Toronto ranked 18th on global list | CTV News

There has been a 'surge' in the number of British students applying to US universities, a survey by Tatler revealed. And stars and socialites have been ahead of the curve.There has been a 'surge' in the number of British students applying to US universities, a survey by Tatler revealed. And stars and socialites have been ahead of the curve.

Why a degree from a US university is becoming a status symbol for well-heeled students | Daily Mail Online

UK university leads global league table, but there are warnings of German universities catching up.UK university leads global league table, but there are warnings of German universities catching up.

Oxford top of global university rankings - BBC News

“Congratulations to @TrineUniversity for being ranked among the top Midwestern regional universities! This comes after Trine appeared on both the Princeton Review’s ‘Best in the Midwest’ and Money’s ‘Best Colleges for Your Money’ lists earlier this year. https://t.co/8Ehrth3WsO”

Jim Banks on Twitter: "Congratulations to @TrineUniversity for being ranked among the top Midwestern regional universities! This comes after Trine appeared on both the Princeton Review’s ‘Best in the Midwest’ and Money’s ‘Best Colleges for Your Money’ lists earlier this year. https://t.co/8Ehrth3WsO"

“🗣Texas A&M University has risen to No. 18 among public universities in the 2020 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings. 👍🏻👍🏻 https://t.co/YaeTjokch8”

Rusty Surette on Twitter: "🗣Texas A&M University has risen to No. 18 among public universities in the 2020 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings. 👍🏻👍🏻 https://t.co/YaeTjokch8"

“GW fell seven spots on the U.S. News and World Report ranking of the best universities in the nation https://t.co/uI2MiLfDRv”

The GW Hatchet on Twitter: "GW fell seven spots on the U.S. News and World Report ranking of the best universities in the nation https://t.co/uI2MiLfDRv"

“PSA: do *not* let yourself get caught up in the hysterical flapdoodle surrounding the announcement of the Times Higher university rankings today. See https://t.co/lwMSjDJ9Lx and links therein to find out more about the deeply problematic nature of rankings. We need to do better.”

Stephen Curry on Twitter: "PSA: do *not* let yourself get caught up in the hysterical flapdoodle surrounding the announcement of the Times Higher university rankings today. See https://t.co/lwMSjDJ9Lx and links therein to find out more about the deeply problematic nature of rankings. We need to do better."

And the second best school in Canada.The University of British Columbia is once again among the top 50 universities in the world, and the second-best school in Canada, according to the annual Times Higher Education World University Rankings. The complete list released on Wednesday shows little change in the top five spots, naming Oxford in the top spot for the fourth year in a row, while the University of Cambridge falls to third. The California Institute of Technology rises three places to second, while Stanford, Yale, Harvard and Imperial College London all appear in the top 10. In Canada, the University of Toronto again took first place, and the 18th spot on the World list. UBC snagged the 34th spot this year. UBC scored the highest marks in the number of citations category and the international outlook category. “I am proud of UBC’s global reputation, and I’m proud of our amazing faculty, students and staff who have made us among the best in the world,” said UBC President and Vice-Chancellor, Santa J. Ono, in a statement. Amongst public institutions, UBC stacks up even better in 19th position globally, up from 22nd last year. The school says its ranking performance has been boosted by “reputational improvements” when it comes to teaching and research. “For us, this is an encouraging recognition among our peers that UBC is developing the ideas that are changing the world and passing on those ground-breaking ideas and research findings,” said Gail Murphy, vice-president, research and innovation at UBC, in a statement. Overall, 92 countries are represented on the world ranking’s list, including Iraq, Jamaica, Nepal, Tanzania and Kazakhstan.  Brunei, Cuba, Malta, Montenegro, Puerto Rico and Vietnam all see institutions represented for the first time. This year’s rankings examined more than 1,400 higher learning institutions. Canada’s top five universities, according to the rankings are: 1. University of Toronto (18) 2. University of British Columbia (34) 3. McGill University (42) 4. McMaster University (72) 5. University of Montreal (85) The top 10 universities in the world, according to the rankings: World University Rankings 2020

The rankings are a collaborative global effort, and all who contribute deserve thanks, says Phil BatyThe rankings are a collaborative global effort, and all who contribute deserve thanks, says Phil Baty

THE World University Rankings 2020: a work of many hands | Times Higher Education (THE)

European and North American institutions continue to dominate the top spots, but Asia is gaining ground.European and North American institutions continue to dominate the top spots, but Asia is gaining ground.

The world is your oyster: Top universities worldwide ranked | News | Al Jazeera

The UK is home to the best university in the world, but the nation is facing intense competition from overseas institutions, new rankings show.The UK is home to the best university in the world, but the nation is facing intense competition from overseas institutions, new rankings show.

Oxford named as best university in the world, new rankings show

U.S. News and World Report has released its annual rankings of the top colleges and universities in the country. One Pennsylvania university made the top 10 and seven made the top 100

These Pa. colleges are among the best in the nation: U.S. News & World Report 2020 ranking - pennlive.com

UPDATED And it’s not the one you think The biggest names in higher education are not the best places to attend if you want the most “improvement in earnings and…UPDATED And it’s not the one you think The biggest names in higher education are not the best places to attend if you want the most “improvement in earnings and employability” compared to “the total…

Only one Ivy League school makes top 20 colleges for ‘economic value added for the student’ | The College Fix

The Center for Equal Opportunity today is releasing a study of the use of racial and ethnic admissions preferences at five Virginia public universities.The Center for Equal Opportunity today is releasing a study of the use of racial and ethnic admissions preferences at five Virginia public universities.

Virginia Public Universities Study: Admissions Discrimination | National Review

Fort Hays State University, with almost a third of its enrollment over the age of 25, has been recognized for being among the best four-year colleges in the United States for modern students.

Fort Hays State earns top-5 national ranking - Fort Hays State University

U.S. News and World Report released its annual college rankings for 2020, and several schools within Houston and its surrounding areas saw impressive showings. <p>U.S. News and World Report released its annual college rankings for 2020, and several schools within Houston and its surrounding areas saw impressive showings.</p>

Houston-area colleges get high marks in U.S. News rankings - HoustonChronicle.com

A record 11 Australian universities have made it into the Times Higher Education Top 200 for 2020. The University of Melbourne was the highest-ranked Australian university, taking out the 32nd slot, the same as last year.A record 11 Australian universities have made it into the Times Higher Education Top 200 for 2020. The University of Melbourne was the highest-ranked Australian university, taking out the 32nd slot, the same as last year.

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Durham University is among the top 200 institutions across the globe, according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020Durham University is among the top 200 institutions across the globe, according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020

World university rankings: How North East institutions fare on a global scale - Chronicle Live