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      1           1         University of Cambridge                                   GB              L      FC                    VH     5     100.0       2     100.0        3     98.9                 32          92.7         38     98.4         34 96.6 38 100.0
      2           2         Harvard University                                        US              L      FC                    VH     5     100.0       1     100.0        1     96.4                 47         100.0         5      76.9        136 86.0 88 99.3
      3           5         Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)               US             M       CO                    VH     5     100.0       6     100.0        4     99.9                 17          99.6         13     50.0        212 97.9 32 99.2
      4           3         Yale University                                           US             M       FC                    VH     5     100.0       10    100.0        4    100.0                 15          97.2         25     84.3        110 65.6 170 98.8
      5           6         University of Oxford                                      GB              L      FC                    VH     5     100.0       3     100.0        2    100.0                 14          82.0         65     98.2         35 95.9 43 98.0
      6           7         Imperial College London                                   GB              L      FC                    VH     5      99.8       15    100.0        4     99.7                 24          79.6         78     99.7         26 99.9 15 97.6
      7           4         UCL (University College London)                           GB              L      FC                    VH     5      99.4       24     82.0       34     99.0                 31          89.5         51     96.2         48 99.7 17 97.3
      8           8         University of Chicago                                     US              L      FC                    VH     5      99.9       14     90.0       15     95.8                 50          92.3         41     71.5        155 81.4 105 96.1
      9          12         University of Pennsylvania                                US              L      FC                    VH     5      98.7       31     90.0       15     99.5                 27          94.9         33     64.1        169 66.3 168 95.7
     10          11         Columbia University                                       US              L      FC                    VH     5      99.9       13    100.0        4     95.8                 49          95.8         30     17.1       301+ 86.2 87 95.3
     11          13         Stanford University                                       US              L      FC                    VH     5     100.0       5     100.0        4     74.9                 120        100.0         3      36.6        269 96.5 39 93.4
     12           9         California Institute of Technology (Caltech)              US             S       CO                    VH     5      99.0       26     25.8      204     97.0                 44         100.0         1      99.0         30 93.9 54 93.0
     13          10         Princeton University                                      US             M       CO                    VH     5     100.0       9      67.9       43     75.3                 119        100.0         6      96.5         46 69.3 149 91.9
     14          15         University of Michigan                                    US             XL      FC                    VH     5      99.8       21     90.0       15     91.5                 61          85.3         59     53.6        202 51.2 229 91.3
     15          16         Cornell University                                        US              L      FC                    VH     5      99.8       17     90.0       15     74.7                 121         96.8         27     44.7        231 70.2 148 90.7
     16          17         Johns Hopkins University                                  US              L      FC                    VH     5      95.9       42     55.9      100     99.3                 29          99.8         11     18.2       301+ 70.9 147 90.0
     17          19         McGill University                                         CA              L      FC                    VH     5      98.8       29     90.0       15     89.9                 69          62.6        139     82.0        119 94.2 51 89.6
     18          18         ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)        CH              L      FO                    VH     5      99.2       25     74.6       40     54.4                 216         99.0         17    100.0          5  99.1 21 89.5
     19          14         Duke University                                           US              L      FC                    VH     5      95.4       43     65.0       47     99.8                 23          96.3         29     17.5       301+ 55.5 216 89.3
     20          22         University of Edinburgh                                   GB              L      FC                    VH     5      98.9       28     90.0       15     73.7                 124         68.8        110     88.8         89 92.7 59 87.8
     21          28         University of California, Berkeley (UCB)                  US             XL      FC                    VH     5     100.0       4     100.0        4     44.7                301+         95.7         32     95.2         57 62.2 186 87.6
     22          23         University of Hong Kong (HKU)                             HK              L      FC                    VH     5      98.9       27     59.4       51     95.1                 53          54.5        172    100.0         15 98.9 23 87.0
     23          29         University of Toronto                                     CA             XL      FC                    VH     5      99.9       12     90.0       15     65.3                 155         77.3         85     91.3         79 49.0 244 86.2
     24          26         Northwestern University                                   US              L      FC                    VH     5      91.5       55     77.1       36     82.8                 94          93.6         36     12.4       301+ 80.9 109 85.9
     25          24         The University of Tokyo                                   JP              L      FC                    VH     5     100.0       7      90.0       15     92.2                 58          74.0         91     10.8       301+ 29.2 301+ 85.9
     26          20         Australian National University (ANU)                      AU              L      CO                    VH     4      99.8       20     59.4       51     71.7                 132         70.0        105    100.0         20 96.8 36 85.7
     27          21         King's College London (KCL)                               GB              L      FC                    VH     5      92.0       51     59.4       51     87.5                 78          68.5        112     95.3         56 92.4 60 85.0
     28          31         National University of Singapore (NUS)                    SG             XL      FC                    VH     5     100.0       11     92.6       14     72.2                 130         43.9        243    100.0          9  99.4 19 84.1
     29          30         The University of Manchester                              GB             XL      FC                    VH     5      98.4       32    100.0        4     66.0                 153         54.1        174     89.2         87 90.1 70 84.0
     30          27         University of Bristol                                     GB              L      FC                    VH     5      89.3       60     90.0       15     77.1                 112         69.3        109     87.7         95 73.0 140 83.7
     31          38         The University of Melbourne                               AU             XL      FC                    VH     5      99.8       16    100.0        4     38.1                301+         78.4         82     80.7        120 95.2 46 83.6
     32          25         Kyoto University                                          JP              L      FC                    VH     5      99.8       19     59.4       51     96.5                 46          70.9         99     14.5       301+ 24.0 301+ 82.9
     33          33         Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris (ENS Paris)               FR             S       SP                    VH     5      93.5       47     59.4       51     94.3                 54          67.8        115     29.5       301+ 72.3 143 82.4
     34          35         University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)              US             XL      FC                    VH     4     100.0       8      90.0       15     48.7                 271         99.9         8       4.1       301+ 27.1 301+ 81.9
     35          32         Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)           CH             M       FO                    VH     5      78.6       89     52.1      154     97.7                 40          69.9        106    100.0          3 100.0 5   81.8
     36          36         Ecole Polytechnique ParisTech                             FR             S       CO                    VH     5      75.5       99     90.0       15    100.0                 12          56.9        158     73.4        150 94.8 47 80.5
     37          42         The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)                HK              L      FC                    VH     3      92.0       52     55.9      100     80.8                 100         53.8        177     98.2         36 75.0 133 79.5
     38          37         The University of Sydney                                  AU             XL      FC                    VH     5      99.5       23     74.7       39     53.4                 225         50.6        198     99.7         27 94.3 50 79.3
     39          39         Brown University                                          US             M       FC                    VH     5      85.0       65     55.9      100     68.5                 142         98.8         21     44.0        234 49.1 243 79.2
     40          40         HKUST                                                     HK             M       CO                    VH     2      91.7       53     47.5      156     83.5                 90          47.5        222    100.0         10 98.6 26 79.1
     41          48         University of Wisconsin-Madison                           US             XL      FC                    VH     5      96.4       40     55.9      100     78.4                 107         67.6        116     46.2        225 36.0 301+ 79.0
     42          50         Seoul National University (SNU)                           KR              L      FC                    VH     4      98.3       33     55.9      100     93.0                 55          42.2        256     43.1        239 60.5 194 78.7
     43          34         Carnegie Mellon University                                US             M       FC                    VH     5      88.0       63     59.4       51     71.4                 134         74.5         90     38.1        261 94.4 49 78.5
     44          41         New York University (NYU)                                 US             XL      FC                    VH     5      97.0       37     63.5       48     91.7                 60          43.0        249     23.8       301+ 58.6 200 77.7
     45          49         Osaka University                                          JP              L      FC                    VH     4      89.7       59     55.9      100     91.9                 59          70.1        103     15.1       301+ 28.6 301+ 77.6
     46          47         Peking University                                         CN              L      FC                    VH     5      99.8       18     82.6       33     90.4                 65          29.7       301+     35.5        275 39.4 295 77.4
     47          54         Tsinghua University                                       CN             XL      FC                    VH     5      98.7       30     86.5       32     86.1                 84          26.4       301+     52.8        203 30.1 301+ 76.3
     48          43         The University of Queensland (UQ)                         AU             XL      FC                    VH     5      94.4       45     59.4       51     38.6                301+         67.6        116     97.5         41 92.0 61 75.9
     49          46         The University of New South Wales (UNSW)                  AU             XL      FC                    VH     4      96.1       41     78.6       35     36.2                301+         56.3        162     92.4         73 95.7 45 75.7
     50          53         The University of Warwick                                 GB              L      FC                    HI     3      89.9       57    100.0        4     59.4                 185         30.7       301+     90.0         86 98.7 24 74.9
     51          44         University of British Columbia                            CA             XL      FC                    VH     5      99.6       22     59.4       51     32.6                301+         85.6         57     26.7       301+ 51.1 231 74.8
     52          45         University of Copenhagen                                  DK              L      FC                    VH     5      82.8       71     55.9      100     99.8                 21          43.6        245     71.1        156 45.8 262 74.7
     53          51         Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg                     DE              L      FC                    VH     5      92.7       50     15.3      283     86.7                 81          53.7        178     54.9        200 73.5 138 74.6
     54          58         Technische Universität München                            DE              L      FO                    VH     5      82.3       73     73.1       41     97.7                 42          34.1       301+     57.5        195 68.1 153 74.3
     55          57         University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill                 US              L      FC                    VH     5      83.0       68     55.9      100     74.1                 123         86.5         56      9.8       301+ 15.9 301+ 73.6
     56          55         University of Washington                                  US             XL      FC                    VH     5      93.5       48     29.6      194     47.8                 275         99.8         9       9.2       301+ 23.8 301+ 72.9
     57          60         Tokyo Institute of Technology                             JP             M       CO                    VH     5      78.3       91     59.4       51     88.3                 76          65.5        127     22.6       301+ 43.2 277 72.7
     58          74         Nanyang Technological University (NTU)                    SG              L      CO                    VH     4      88.0       64     59.4       51     77.7                 110         22.6       301+    100.0          6  98.2 28 72.5
     59          77         University of Glasgow                                     GB              L      FC                    VH     5      81.2       78     55.9      100     53.8                 219         72.3         96     79.6        130 69.1 151 72.1
     60          61         Monash University                                         AU             XL      FC                    VH     3      96.5       39     90.0       15     41.6                301+         34.9        299     58.6        186 96.7 37 72.1


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                                                                                              SIZE   FOCUS                  RES.   AGE   SCORE      RANK   SCORE      RANK   SCORE                     RANK   SCORE        RANK   SCORE        RANK   SCORE        RANK   SCORE

  61          63         University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign           US              XL      FC                    VH     5     97.4        35     45.0      158 25.8 301+                           87.3          53 32.5 287 55.9 214                          71.9
  62          66         Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München               DE              XL      FC                    VH     5     95.2        44     45.4      157 34.4 301+                           80.1          75 37.1 267 57.6 203                          71.6
  63          56         University of Amsterdam                              NL              XL      FC                    VH     5     91.4        56     55.9      100 53.7 224                            64.2         134 56.3 199 32.1 301+                         71.5
  64          80         London School of Economics (LSE)                     GB              M       SP                    VH     5     88.1        62    100.0        4  54.4 216                           15.2        301+ 100.0 16 100.0 1                           70.5
  65          52         Trinity College Dublin (TCD)                          IE              L      FC                    HI     5     81.0        81     59.4       51 58.0 193                            47.7         220 99.1 29 84.9 94                            70.0
  66          70         Freie Universität Berlin                             DE              XL      FC                    HI     4     89.9        58    23.0       223 30.5 301+                           95.8          31 45.0 230 57.6 204                          70.0
  67          59         University of Birmingham                             GB               L      FC                    VH     5     78.4        90    61.4        50 60.3 177                            55.3         168 83.4 114 75.1 132                          69.9
  68          86         Katholieke Universiteit Leuven                       BE              XL      FC                    VH     5     88.4        61    55.9       100 22.6 301+                           85.1          60 64.2 168 56.7 212                          69.9
  69          71         University of Geneva                                 CH               L      FC                    VH     5     65.4       132     4.4      301+ 66.4 151                            93.3          37 100.0 19 99.2 20                           69.9
 70=          64         Boston University                                    US               L      FC                    VH     5     74.0       105    59.4        51 63.7 162                            75.2          89 14.3 301+ 85.9 90                          69.7
 70=         102         Tohoku University                                     JP              L      FC                    VH     5     73.3       108    55.9       100 96.7 45                             57.3         155 23.4 301+ 29.0 301+                        69.7
  72          69         The University of Sheffield                          GB               L      FC                    VH     5     76.5        95    59.4        51 61.3 173                            56.3         162 83.0 116 80.9 108                          69.6
  73          89         The University of Western Australia (UWA)            AU               L      FC                    VH     5     79.5        87    55.9       100 40.5 301+                           64.9         129 99.9 24 87.0 86                            69.2
  74          73         The University of Nottingham                         GB              XL      FC                    VH     5     75.4       100    90.0        15 53.8 223                            44.2         239 88.4 91 85.6 91                            68.8
  75          81         University of Southampton                            GB               L      FC                    VH     5     72.1       113    59.4        51 62.3 169                            58.4         149 90.1 85 80.0 114                           68.8
  76          67         University of Texas at Austin                        US              XL      FC                    VH     5     97.2        36    62.5        49 22.1 301+                           66.2         123 60.1 178 32.2 301+                         68.7
  77          65         University of California, San Diego (UCSD)           US               L      FC                    VH     4     97.6        34    18.1       251 26.5 301+                           99.9           7  3.1 301+ 17.6 301+                        68.5
  78         75=         Washington University in St. Louis                   US               L      FC                    VH     5     58.9       158     6.0      301+ 99.8 22                             98.3          22 13.7 301+ 53.6 222                         68.5
  79          84         Aarhus University                                    DK               L      FC                    VH     4     69.1       120    24.6       216 85.8 85                             64.4         132 64.6 167 65.9 169                          68.0
 80=          91         Nagoya University                                     JP              L      FC                    VH     5     64.9       135    55.9       100 80.5 101                            79.6          79 35.1 279 26.6 301+                         68.0
 80=          83         Utrecht University                                   NL               L      FC                    VH     5     81.7        76    23.1       220 49.5 262                            89.8          50 58.6 187 17.6 301+                         68.0
  82          68         The University of Auckland                           NZ               L      FC                    VH     5     94.0        46    59.4        51 25.1 301+                           39.5         270 94.3 61 96.0 42                            67.3
  83          62         Uppsala University                                   SE              XL      FC                    VH     5     82.5        72    19.2       241 38.8 301+                           90.9          43 79.3 132 22.2 301+                         67.2
  84         106         Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)       US               L      CO                    VH     5     73.3       109    59.4        51 20.3 301+                           98.0          23 51.1 209 87.3 84                           67.1
  85          87         Purdue University                                    US              XL      FC                    VH     5     81.5        77    67.5        44 36.4 301+                           55.7         165 96.2 50 63.8 179                           67.1
  86          72         Lund University                                      SE              XL      FC                    VH     5     82.9        69    55.9       100 34.6 301+                           81.9          66 31.7 291 34.9 301+                         66.7
  87          94         National Taiwan University (NTU)                     TW              XL      FC                    VH     4     96.5        38    55.9       100 36.2 301+                           60.7         143 18.0 301+ 17.2 301+                        66.6
  88          82         Leiden University                                    NL               L      FC                    VH     5     84.4        66    15.2       285 27.2 301+                           99.0          16 73.5 149 21.9 301+                         66.6
  89         75=         University of Helsinki                                FI              L      CO                    VH     5     80.6        82    20.9       232 72.9 128                            69.6         108 31.9 290 12.9 301+                         66.4
  90          79         KAIST                                                KR              M       CO                    VH     3     79.9        85    23.8       217 89.9 68                             45.3         232 41.0 249 25.2 301+                         66.0
  91         105         Fudan University                                     CN               L      FC                    VH     5     91.5        54    59.4        51 49.7 260                            41.2         259 18.2 301+ 56.9 209                         65.7
  92         103         The University of Adelaide                           AU               L      FC                    VH     5     75.1       103    59.4        51 35.2 301+                           59.8         145 94.6 58 94.0 52                            65.7
  93          85         University of Leeds                                  GB               L      FC                    VH     5     81.1        79    59.4        51 51.8 243                            40.2         265 77.0 135 75.1 131                          65.7
  94          98         Pennsylvania State University                        US              XL      FC                    VH     5     76.3        98    66.2        45 39.2 301+                           80.6          72 23.5 301+ 37.3 301+                        65.4
  95          92         Durham University                                    GB               L      FC                    HI     5     66.2       129    90.0        15 46.3 294                            54.7         170 92.4 71 73.0 139                           65.2
  96          88         University of York                                   GB               L      FC                    HI     3     67.4       125    59.4        51 59.5 184                            52.4         190 87.4 98 85.5 92                            65.2
  97          95         University of St Andrews                             GB              M       FC                    VH     5     59.7       153    59.4        51 68.0 144                            53.2         184 96.2 51 99.9 14                            65.1
  98         112         POSTECH                                              KR              S       FO                    VH     3     55.8       177    17.3       257 97.7 41                             80.9          69 69.9 159 11.5 301+                         65.1
  99          90         Dartmouth College                                    US              M       FC                    VH     5     44.6       246    59.4        51 86.9 80                             97.9          24 10.4 301+ 48.2 248                         64.9
 100          78         University of Alberta                                CA              XL      FC                    VH     5     75.2       101    27.8       196 61.2 175                            49.8         203 92.6 70 71.2 146                           64.5
 101         110         University of California, Davis (UCD)                US              XL      FC                    VH     5     77.3        94    17.1       260 36.7 301+                           94.4          35 40.1 252 45.2 269                          64.4
 102          96         University of Minnesota                              US              XL      FC                    VH     5     82.8        70    24.8       215 25.0 301+                           98.9          19 26.9 301+ 27.1 301+                        64.3
 103          99         Erasmus University Rotterdam                         NL               L      FO                    VH     4     54.6       182    59.4        51 46.6 288                            96.9          26 51.8 207 74.4 135                          64.0
 104         108         Delft University of Technology                       NL               L      FO                    VH     5     76.4        96    59.4        51 46.3 293                            43.8         244 91.4 78 72.3 144                           63.9
 105          97         Universität Freiburg                                 DE               L      FC                    VH     5     69.3       119     2.4      301+ 90.0 66                             52.8         186 62.4 174 56.5 213                          63.7
 106         101         University of Zurich                                 CH               L      FC                    VH     5     74.6       104    20.7       233 39.5 301+                           69.8         107 99.6 28 66.6 164                           63.3
 107         113         University of Southern California                    US              XL      FC                    VH     5     61.7       147    25.0       213 73.6 125                            66.3         122 49.6 214 87.6 79                           63.2
 108         100         University of Oslo                                   NO               L      FC                    VH     5     70.3       118    10.8      301+ 91.2 62                             44.0         242 41.7 245 66.3 167                          62.9
 109         111         Maastricht University                                NL               L      FO                    VH     3     37.5       288    55.9       100 72.4 129                            85.5          58 82.3 117 99.9 11                           62.5
 110         129         City University of Hong Kong                         HK              M       CO                    VH     3     72.2       112    18.7       243 67.7 145                            38.6         275 100.0 14 76.6 126                          62.0
 111         125         Ohio State University                                US              XL      FC                    VH     5     73.9       106    55.9       100 35.9 301+                           65.9         125 65.2 165 31.4 301+                         61.5
 112          93         Lomonosov Moscow State University                    RU              XL      FC                    VH     5     77.3        93    59.4        51 100.0 7                              5.5        301+ 5.4 301+ 37.4 301+                         61.3
 113         104         University of Maryland, College Park                 US              XL      FC                    VH     5     67.3       126    20.3       236 60.2 179                            76.8          87 38.2 260 30.6 301+                         61.0
 114         107         Emory University                                     US               L      FC                    VH     5     37.3       291    37.9       162 88.6 75                             96.5          28 27.4 301+ 43.5 274                         60.4
 115         120         University of Groningen                              NL               L      FC                    VH     5     60.4       149    25.1       210 66.9 147                            61.7         142 80.7 121 55.4 217                          60.4
 116         119         University of Pittsburgh                             US               L      FC                    VH     5     49.6       212     8.2      301+ 90.7 64                             80.5          73 59.0 183 24.8 301+                         60.3
 117         115         Rice University                                      US              S       FC                    VH     5     47.1       224    12.9      301+ 80.2 103                            91.3          42 25.5 301+ 66.7 162                         60.2
 118         116         University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)       US               L      CO                    VH     5     79.7        86     3.2      301+ 15.4 301+                           98.8          20 42.6 241 30.8 301+                         59.9
 119         118         Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC)              FR              XL      FO                    VH     3     67.7       122     7.9      301+ 76.4 118                            49.5         208 31.4 295 80.3 112                          59.8
 120         109         Hebrew University of Jerusalem                        IL             L       FC                    VH     4     65.0       134     7.2      301+ 62.9 164                            78.1         84 45.1 229 20.8 301+                          59.4


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     121         133        University of Bergen                                      NO              M       FC                    VH     4     47.0       226    12.4      301+     77.1                 114        73.8          92     91.3         79    66.8         161    59.3
     122         153        Kyushu University                                         JP               L      FC                    VH     5     56.4       173    55.9       100     95.7                 51         41.9         257     15.3       301+    25.6        301+    58.9
     123         121        University of Liverpool                                   GB               L      FC                    VH     5     54.0       187    55.9       100     61.9                 172        49.3         210     92.4         72    72.6         142    58.8
     124         151        Shanghai Jiao Tong University                             CN              XL      FC                    VH     5     80.4        83    55.9       100     52.4                 237        34.4        301+     20.7       301+    20.9        301+    58.3
     125         124        Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL)                    BE               L      FC                    HI     5     72.2       111    23.0       221     16.2                301+        80.1          74     58.3        189    67.1         160    57.8
     126         130        University of Virginia                                    US               L      FC                    VH     5     54.2       186    59.4        51     54.5                 215        80.6          71     8.9        301+    27.8        301+    57.6
     127         140        Newcastle University                                      GB               L      FC                    VH     3     45.1       240    59.4        51     64.6                 158        57.2         156     83.2        115    79.2         115    57.6
     128        127=        University of Rochester                                   US              M       FC                    VH     5     42.1       261                       99.9                 19         66.1         124     63.5        170    62.1         189    57.4
     129         142        Yonsei University                                         KR               L      FC                    VH     5     72.4       110    37.5       179     83.6                 89         21.0        301+     14.0       301+    36.9        301+    57.3
     130         135        University of Otago                                       NZ               L      FC                    HI     5     63.2       141    55.9       100     30.8                301+        50.0         202    100.0          8    82.1         103    57.2
     131         134        Vanderbilt University                                     US               L      FC                    VH     5     41.8       265    55.9       100    100.0                  9         57.9         152     12.1       301+    32.7        301+    57.2
     132         123        Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin                            DE               L      FC                    HI     5     93.2        49    11.5      301+     27.1                301+        35.9         290     46.3        224    53.6         223    57.1
     133         139        Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon                          FR              S       CO                    VH     5     54.6       183     2.4      301+    100.0                  6         40.5         263     48.0        219    67.1         159    57.0
     134         114        University College Dublin (UCD)                           IE               L      FC                    HI     5     58.8       159    59.4        51     52.7                 232        31.8        301+     95.7         54    93.2          57    56.9
     135         122        Cardiff University                                        GB               L      FC                    VH     5     56.9       168    55.9       100     55.6                 209        45.4         230     76.5        140    68.0         154    56.9
     136         152        University of Lausanne                                    CH              M       FO                    VH     5     46.1       233     9.2      301+     60.6                 176        78.2          83     92.9         68    76.8         125    56.7
     137         136        Université de Montréal                                    CA              XL      FC                    VH     5     64.6       136     9.7      301+     35.3                301+        67.0         120     73.8        147    87.4          83    56.4
     138         149        Radboud University Nijmegen                               NL               L      FC                    VH     4     37.4       290    25.5       208     84.2                 87         79.4          80     58.7        185    37.4        301+    56.1
     139         175        Hokkaido University                                       JP               L      FC                    VH     5     52.4       198    55.9       100     70.0                 140        65.5         126     6.4        301+    17.2        301+    55.9
     140         158        Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen       DE              XL      FC                    VH     5     63.6       140    68.5        42     64.2                 160        23.6        301+     37.8        263    61.4         192    55.9
     141         117        University of Aberdeen                                    GB               L      FC                    HI     5     48.4       221    37.9       162     62.7                 166        49.5         209     90.8         84    90.1          69    55.7
     142         170        University of Colorado at Boulder                         US               L      CO                    VH     5     49.5       214    34.1       183     57.0                 202        90.0          49     22.4       301+    10.8        301+    55.3
     143        162=        University of Bern                                        CH               L      FO                    VH     5     38.3       284    12.4      301+     61.2                 174        87.0          54     97.5         42    56.8         211    55.0
     144         132        Queen's University                                        CA               L      FC                    VH     5     52.5       197    59.4        51     40.9                301+        64.2         135     77.7        133    39.3         296    54.9
     145        127=        Case Western Reserve University                           US              M       FC                    VH     5     31.1      301+     2.5      301+     92.7                 56         90.8          45     25.1       301+    61.8         190    54.8
     146         126        Eindhoven University of Technology                        NL              M       FO                    VH     4     46.2       232    18.2       250     99.6                 25         33.5        301+     98.9         31    37.0        301+    54.8
     147        166=        KIT, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie                  DE               L      CO                    VH     5     59.1       156    55.9       100     65.1                 156        28.7        301+     43.9        235    67.7         156    54.6
     148         146        University of California, Irvine (UCI)                    US               L      FC                    VH     3     65.6       131     6.9      301+     26.6                301+        98.9          18     8.4        301+    20.5        301+    54.5
     149         174        Georg-August-Universität Göttingen                        DE               L      FC                    VH     5     63.8       138                       73.0                 127        42.8         252     40.5        251    41.4         287    53.8
     150         141        Technical University of Denmark                           DK              M       FO                    VH     5     34.4      301+    11.9      301+     98.6                 36         53.6         181     88.8         90    58.3         202    53.8
     151         137        University of Basel                                       CH              M       FC                    VH     5     54.4       185     8.7      301+     66.1                 152        38.1         276    100.0         12    85.0          93    53.8
     152         131        Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen                       DE               L      FC                    VH     5     55.5       178    15.8       275     58.7                 188        58.0         151     60.9        177    50.0         235    53.7
     153         181        Lancaster University                                      GB              M       FC                    VH     3     52.9       195    55.9       100     48.8                 269        37.8         277     79.6        131    87.0          85    53.4
     154         200        Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn            DE               L      FC                    VH     5     66.5       128    10.3      301+     71.5                 133        34.7        301+     16.8       301+    52.5         226    53.4
     155         143        Universität Wien                                          AT              XL      FC                    HI     5     81.0        80    26.5       201      9.3                301+        43.0         249     46.2        225    88.6          77    53.3
     156         161        University of Cape Town                                   ZA               L      FC                    HI     5     56.7       169    55.9       100     34.2                301+        48.5         215     72.2        154    68.6         152    52.9
     157         164        The University of Western Ontario                         CA               L      FC                    VH     5     50.0       208    55.9       100     22.1                301+        88.4          52     59.0        184    19.3        301+    52.6
     158         198        Texas A&M University                                      US              XL      FC                    VH     5     65.8       130    36.9       180     23.7                301+        71.2          98     19.1       301+    30.3        301+    52.5
     159        162=        McMaster University                                       CA               L      FC                    VH     5     57.8       165    15.5       279     19.1                301+        90.3          48     42.6        241    49.8         241    52.2
     160         145        University of Waterloo                                    CA               L      CO                    VH     4     62.0       145    55.9       100     18.1                301+        53.3         183     80.0        126    45.8         263    52.0
     161         193        University of Florida                                     US              XL      FC                    VH     5     60.0       152    23.2       218     35.0                301+        73.4          94     19.3       301+    32.5        301+    51.6
     162         252        University of Illinois, Chicago (UIC)                     US               L      FC                    VH     5     46.3       230    15.0       286     50.9                 249        92.3          40     6.0        301+    30.9        301+    51.5
     163         160        University of Arizona                                     US              XL      FC                    VH     5     60.2       151     4.6      301+     36.1                301+        81.0          68     27.4       301+    23.2        301+    51.5
     164         208        Michigan State University                                 US              XL      FC                    VH     5     62.0       144    44.7       159     29.4                301+        53.5         182     41.2        248    49.9         236    51.4
     165         192        University of Ghent                                       BE               L      FC                    VH     5     58.4       162    24.9       214     62.6                 167        47.7         219     21.3       301+    26.5        301+    51.3
     166         155        Georgetown University                                     US               L      FC                    HI     5     51.6       200    59.4        51     58.1                 191        43.1         248     28.0       301+    36.4        301+    51.0
     167         207        Universiti Malaya (UM)                                    MY               L      FC                    HI     5     56.3       176    37.9       162     76.4                 117         4.6        301+     76.8        137    71.3         145    50.9
     168         144        University of Bath                                        GB               L      CO                    VH     3     48.6       219    59.4        51     37.0                301+        39.5         269     87.5         97    94.8          48    50.8
    169=         222        Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)            MX              XL      FC                    VH     5     79.4        88    55.9       100     52.6                 235         4.5        301+     16.1       301+     3.8        301+    50.7
    169=         253        Universidade de São Paulo (USP)                           BR              XL      FC                    VH     4     75.1       102    52.8       153     39.0                301+        28.8        301+     11.6       301+     6.1        301+    50.7
     171         180        Chulalongkorn University                                  TH              XL      FC                    HI     4     82.2        74    55.9       100     43.8                301+         7.4        301+     17.2       301+     3.4        301+    50.7
     172         147        Queen Mary, University of London (QMUL)                   GB               L      FC                    HI     5     56.4       174    14.9       288     66.5                 150        15.0        301+     96.6         45    91.0          63    50.7
     173         138        Tel Aviv University                                       IL               L      FC                    VH     4     59.0       157     8.2      301+     17.0                301+        99.3          14     30.1       301+     9.4        301+    50.6
     174         157        Tufts University                                          US              M       FC                    VH     5     29.1      301+     5.5      301+     60.0                 181        92.6          39    100.0         22    37.7        301+    50.6
     175         178        Wageningen University                                     NL              M       FO                    VH     4     43.0       257     6.7      301+     99.8                 20         30.9        301+     9.5        301+    97.4          33    50.3
     176         148        Universitat de Barcelona (UB)                             ES              XL      FC                    VH     5     77.9        92    12.7      301+     27.2                301+        44.3         238     5.8        301+    46.0         261    50.3
     177        166=        The Hong Kong Polytechnic University                      HK               L      CO                    VH     4     58.4       161    13.3      301+     40.3                301+        36.5         289    100.0         23    82.2         102    50.1
     178         168        Stockholm University                                      SE               L      CO                    VH     5     71.9       114    16.3       268     28.8                301+        40.5         263     75.4        142    16.0        301+    49.8
     179         171        Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam                              NL               L      FC                    VH     5     62.5       142    25.0       212     53.8                 219        36.9         285     43.2        238    17.5        301+    49.6
     180         150        KTH, Royal Institute of Technology                        SE               L      CO                    VH     5     51.7       199    26.9       199     56.3                 205        32.1        301+     66.5        163    84.5          95    49.6


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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Overall
                                                                                             SIZE   FOCUS                  RES.   AGE   SCORE      RANK   SCORE      RANK   SCORE                     RANK   SCORE         RANK   SCORE        RANK   SCORE        RANK   SCORE

  181        184         University College Cork (UCC)                        IE              L      FC                    HI     5     49.0       217    55.9       100    49.5                  262         31.0        301+     94.5         60 51.5 228               49.6
  182        195         Universität Frankfurt am Main                       DE              XL      FC                    HI     4     58.2       163    22.2       225    38.6                 301+         53.7         180     26.5       301+ 64.8 174               49.5
  183        176         Università di Bologna (UNIBO)                        IT             XL      FC                    VH     5     81.9        75    37.9       162    26.6                 301+         24.2        301+     13.7       301+ 20.1 301+              49.4
  184        183         University of Gothenburg                            SE               L      FC                    VH     5     46.9       227    13.9       297    41.2                 301+         62.3         141     72.7        152 77.5 122               49.3
  185        182         Waseda University                                    JP             XL      CO                    VH     5     76.3        97    59.4        51    35.5                 301+          7.8        301+     35.2        278 26.7 301+              49.2
 186=        177         Nanjing University                                  CN               L      FC                    VH     5     70.6       117    16.9       262    43.2                 301+         34.3        301+     47.2        222 6.2 301+               49.1
 186=        172         University of Tsukuba                                JP              L      FC                    VH     3     53.8       188     3.9      301+    82.8                   95         36.7         288     15.5       301+ 30.4 301+              49.1
 188=        206         Keio University                                      JP             XL      FC                    HI     5     64.5       137    59.4        51    59.9                  182         15.8        301+     15.0       301+ 9.0 301+               49.0
 188=        154         University of Science and Technology of China       CN               L      CO                    VH     4     62.4       143    11.0      301+    56.6                  204         51.9         191      5.0       301+ 1.5 301+               49.0
  190        191         Korea University                                    KR              XL      FC                    VH     5     70.8       116    27.4       197    58.4                  190         18.5        301+     15.3       301+ 17.3 301+              49.0
  191        218         Zhejiang University                                 CN              XL      FC                    VH     5     66.6       127    35.1       182    36.7                 301+         45.4         231     17.1       301+ 7.8 301+               48.8
  192        188         University of Iowa                                  US               L      FC                    VH     5     42.6       259     7.0      301+    52.3                  240         82.6          64     32.5        286 22.3 301+              48.4
  193        197         Queen's University of Belfast                       GB               L      FC                    HI     5     40.4       270    55.9       100    57.9                  197         34.8        301+     98.6         33 43.3 276               48.3
  194        173         Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona                   ES               L      FC                    VH     3     71.2       115    13.2      301+    34.9                 301+         39.4         271     17.8       301+ 33.9 301+              48.2
  195        169         University of Leicester                             GB               L      FC                    HI     4     34.3      301+    10.9      301+    51.5                  246         68.4         113     84.6        108 80.4 111               48.0
  196        209         Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)                 BE               L      FC                    HI     5     53.0       194    18.7       244    39.5                 301+         33.8        301+     88.4         92 96.5 40                47.9
 197=        179         University of Antwerp                               BE              M       FC                    VH     1     36.5       299    11.8      301+    98.6                   37         26.9        301+     64.6        166 48.8 245               47.5
 197=        156         University of Sussex                                GB              M       FC                    HI     4     48.8       218     7.3      301+    38.1                 301+         49.6         206     92.7         69 82.6 100               47.5
  199        201         University of Dundee                                GB               L      FC                    HI     5     32.7      301+     4.0      301+    67.2                  146         59.4         147     84.4        109 66.4 165               47.3
  200        221         King Saud University (KSU)                          SA              XL      FC                    HI     4     56.6       171     6.7      301+    83.1                   93          2.2        301+     94.5         59 22.7 301+              47.1
  201        203         Sciences Po Paris                                   FR              M       SP                    MD     5     36.1      301+    59.4        51    90.8                   63          1.3        301+     50.1        211 97.4 34                47.1
  202        204         Chalmers University of Technology                   SE              M       CO                    VH     5     45.5       236    27.8       195    46.9                  285         45.7         229     52.1        205 74.9 134               46.8
  203        242         Universität Hamburg                                 DE               L      FC                    VH     4     63.6       139     9.9      301+    57.8                  198         21.2        301+     27.4       301+ 44.5 272               46.7
  204        238         Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)                    BE              M       FC                    VH     3     38.8       279    35.9       181    81.4                   98         31.3        301+     23.9       301+ 53.2 224               46.4
  205        217         Technische Universität Berlin                       DE               L      CO                    VH     5     61.4       148    30.3       193    40.4                 301+         15.9        301+     50.7        210 80.1 113               46.3
  206        186         Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV)                FR               L      SP                    HI     5     84.1        67    37.9       162    16.9                 301+          1.3        301+      7.3       301+ 77.6 121               46.2
  207        259         University of Exeter                                GB               L      FC                    HI     4     40.1       273    55.9       100    31.6                 301+         42.4         255     86.8        103 90.0 73                46.2
  208        226         Université Paris-Sud 11                             FR               L      FO                    VH     3     46.7       228     1.6      301+    54.9                  213         49.6         206     47.0        223 63.2 182               46.1
  209        205         Universität Stuttgart                               DE               L      CO                    VH     5     45.4       237    26.9       200    77.2                  111         14.1        301+     39.0        256 81.1 107               46.0
  210        190         Sapienza - Università di Roma                        IT             XL      FC                    VH     5     80.2        84    18.3       249    11.4                 301+         37.2         284      2.9       301+ 23.4 301+              45.8
  211        220         Macquarie University                                AU               L      FC                    HI     3     53.1       192    55.9       100    11.0                 301+         31.7        301+     88.3         93 99.6 18                45.7
  212        189         University of Canterbury                            NZ               L      CO                    HI     5     50.3       206    59.4        51    20.1                 301+         28.2        301+    100.0         17 77.4 124               45.5
 213=        196         National Tsing Hua University                       TW              M       CO                    VH     4     57.5       166     6.1      301+    29.5                 301+         62.4         140     35.9        273 13.6 301+              45.3
 213=        229         Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne                FR              XL      FO                    HI     5     73.5       107    55.9       100    15.2                 301+          3.6        301+     33.4        284 80.9 110               45.3
  215        185         University of Reading                               GB               L      CO                    VH     5     43.7       250    10.8      301+    49.9                  259         37.8         278     83.5        113 83.4 97                45.3
  216        227         Indiana University Bloomington                      US              XL      FC                    VH     5     56.6       172    37.9       162    26.2                 301+         50.0         200     18.7       301+ 33.8 301+              45.2
  217        236         University of Indonesia                              ID             XL      FC                    MD     5     59.2       155    55.9       100    65.8                  154          1.4        301+     26.5       301+ 4.6 301+               45.1
 218=        202         Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD)         IN              M       CO                    VH     4     54.5       184    59.4        51    36.5                 301+         45.2         234      1.2       301+ 1.7 301+               45.1
 218=        165         University of Calgary                               CA               L      FC                    VH     3     53.1       190    22.1       227     9.3                 301+         86.7          55      7.5       301+ 24.1 301+              45.1
  220        159         Technion - Israel Institute of Technology            IL              L      FC                    VH     4     49.8       211     8.8      301+    39.6                 301+         70.2         102     21.3       301+ 7.7 301+               45.1
  221        255         King Fahd University (KFUPM)                        SA              M       FO                    VH     3     41.8       264    10.6      301+    88.8                   74          5.0        301+    100.0          2  52.8 225              45.1
  222        213         Universidad Autónoma de Madrid                      ES              XL      FC                    HI     3     65.4       133    25.0       211    17.4                 301+         52.6         187     11.6       301+ 16.1 301+              44.9
  223        219         University of Notre Dame                            US              M       CO                    VH     5     36.0      301+    55.9       100    53.4                  226         56.8         159     11.0       301+ 27.7 301+              44.8
  224        211         University of Turku                                  FI              L      FC                    HI     4     39.1       278    25.4       209    66.9                  148         52.5         189     23.5       301+ 12.2 301+              44.7
  225        187         Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB)        IN              M       CO                    VH     4     59.7       154    59.4        51    33.3                 301+         32.8        301+      5.0       301+ 1.9 301+               44.2
  226        199         University of Twente                                NL              M       FO                    VH     4     39.1       277    14.1       296    47.2                  281         40.8         260     79.7        128 87.4 82                43.9
  227        246         Université de Strasbourg                            FR              XL      FC                    HI     5     68.5       121     4.6      301+    21.5                 301+         25.4        301+     36.0        272 74.1 136               43.6
  228        224         RMIT University                                     AU              XL      CO                    HI     5     52.7       196    59.4        51    19.3                 301+          7.0        301+    100.0         21 100.0 6                43.1
  229        228         Mahidol University                                  TH               L      FC                    HI     4     53.2       189     5.8      301+    84.5                   86         11.4        301+     16.4       301+ 7.8 301+               43.1
  230        235         University of Miami                                 US               L      FC                    VH     4     23.9      301+     3.4      301+    80.2                  103         56.9         157     56.9        197 40.0 292               43.0
  231        240         Technische Universität Wien                         AT               L      FO                    VH     5     46.6       229    32.3       188    44.8                 301+         14.2        301+     76.7        138 88.5 78                42.8
  232        250         Aalto University                                     FI              L      SP                    LO     1     36.4      301+    19.7       239    89.7                   70         15.7        301+     40.9        250 42.2 283               42.6
  233        247         Universität Ulm                                     DE              M       FO                    VH     3     14.3      301+     9.1      301+    98.9                   33         56.4         161     31.3        298 48.0 252               42.5
  234        212         Dalhousie University                                CA               L      FC                    HI     5     35.8      301+    12.2      301+    39.5                 301+         63.5         137     57.6        192 51.2 230               42.4
  235        292         Universidade Estadual de Campinas (Unicamp)         BR              L       FC                    VH     3     58.5       160    23.0       222    35.5                 301+         33.8        301+     28.2       301+ 7.6 301+               42.2
  236        216         Rutgers - New Brunswick                             US              XL      CO                    VH     5     50.9       202     8.6      301+    35.9                 301+         49.3         210     41.6        246 19.0 301+              42.1
  237        225         Victoria University of Wellington                   NZ              L       CO                    HI     5     50.5       204    55.9       100    17.5                 301+         15.5        301+    100.0         18 77.7 119               42.1
  238        282         Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7                  FR              L       FC                    HI     3     56.4       175                      42.6                 301+         32.3        301+    38.9         257 28.7 301+              41.7
  239        260         Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg                       DE              L       FC                    VH     5     36.4      301+     5.5      301+    45.6                  300         63.2         138    48.3         217 31.6 301+              41.7
  240        266         Technische Universität Darmstadt                    DE              L       FO                    VH     5     29.5      301+    43.2       160    76.5                  116         15.6        301+    50.0         213 75.2 130               41.6


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  241   243 University of Surrey                                 GB               L      CO                    VH     5     34.8      301+    37.9       162     35.9                301+        32.3        301+ 92.2 76 96.3 41                            41.6
  242   194 Stony Brook University                               US               L      FC                    VH     4     29.3      301+     4.9      301+     41.2                301+        66.8         121 56.9 198 81.7 104                          41.5
  243   342 Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU)                  HK              M       FC                    HI     4     25.3      301+    55.9       100     66.7                 149        19.8        301+ 87.7 96 65.0 173                           41.4
  244   244 Universität Mannheim                                 DE              M       FO                    VH     5     28.3      301+    55.9       100      6.0                301+        99.1          15  3.6 301+ 50.3 234                         41.4
  245   345 Kyung Hee University                                 KR               L      FC                    HI     4     46.3       231    18.4       247     77.1                 113         7.5        301+ 18.5 301+ 47.8 253                         41.4
  246   215 Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg              DE               L      FC                    VH     5     27.4      301+                       70.6                 137        64.7         131 30.9 299 19.8 301+                         41.4
 247=   234 Kobe University                                      JP               L      FC                    HI     4     44.2       247    37.9       162     57.9                 196        29.9        301+ 10.3 301+ 20.0 301+                        41.3
 247=   245 Universität Köln                                     DE              XL      FC                    HI     5     50.2       207    32.8       187     22.8                301+        45.2         233 24.9 301+ 46.8 257                         41.3
  249   254 Hiroshima University                                 JP               L      FC                    VH     4     39.1       276     7.5      301+     82.5                 96         30.6        301+ 8.8 301+ 20.0 301+                         41.3
  250   331 Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile             CL               L      FC                    HI     5     55.1       180    58.5        99     36.1                301+        19.1        301+ 21.0 301+ 9.3 301+                         41.2
  251   210 Saint-Petersburg State University                    RU               L      FC                    HI     5     44.7       244    10.2      301+     97.2                 43          3.3        301+ 4.1 301+ 21.2 301+                         41.1
  252 401-450 Yeshiva University                                 US              M       FC                    VH     5     5.0       301+     1.0      301+     98.8                 34         83.6          62  1.0 301+ 31.6 301+                        41.0
  253   269 Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM)              ES              XL      FC                    HI     5     67.5       123    34.1       184     23.5                301+        17.5        301+ 4.7 301+ 25.6 301+                         40.9
  254   273 Université Joseph Fourier - Grenoble 1               FR               L      FO                    VH     5     43.9       249     7.3      301+     47.2                 282        42.6         253 19.5 301+ 55.6 215                         40.8
  255   230 University of Massachusetts, Amherst                 US               L      CO                    VH     5     49.5       215    10.5      301+     30.2                301+        53.7         178 31.4 294 15.7 301+                         40.8
 256=   231 University of Ottawa                                 CA              XL      FC                    VH     5     43.7       252     8.2      301+     17.1                301+        67.0         119 77.3 134 19.2 301+                         40.7
 256=   281 University of South Australia (UniSA)                AU               L      CO                    HI     2     41.1       269    55.9       100     32.8                301+        10.7        301+ 100.0 4   84.2 96                          40.7
  258   274 Curtin University                                    AU              XL      CO                    HI     2     42.9       258    55.9       100     24.9                301+        10.9        301+ 100.0 13 100.0 8                           40.7
  259   343 Sungkyunkwan University                              KR               L      FC                    VH     5     37.5       289    12.2      301+     86.5                 82         16.4        301+ 18.3 301+ 43.1 278                         40.7
  260   214 Simon Fraser University                              CA               L      CO                    VH     3     44.8       242    14.1       295     15.7                301+        47.4         224 93.6 65 62.1 188                           40.5
  261   299 University of East Anglia (UEA)                      GB               L      FC                    HI     3     38.3       285     6.5      301+     39.1                301+        39.8         267 80.4 124 77.7 120                          40.4
  262   367 Universidad de Chile                                 CL               L      FC                    HI     5     60.3       150    47.7       155     27.2                301+        21.1        301+ 10.3 301+ 10.0 301+                        40.3
  263   261 Università degli Studi di Padova (UNIPD)              IT             XL      FC                    VH     5     57.2       167    10.1      301+     10.3                301+        63.8         136 3.2 301+ 12.7 301+                         40.3
  264   270 Loughborough University                              GB               L      FO                    VH     5     35.8      301+    59.4        51     36.4                301+        18.9        301+ 84.8 107 77.4 123                          40.2
  265 451-500 Tokyo University of Science                        JP               L      FO                    VH     4     49.9       210     6.9      301+     10.0                301+        83.1          63            2.6 301+                        40.2
  266   237 Norwegian University of Science and Technology       NO               L      FC                    VH     2     36.4      301+    12.4      301+     57.0                 202        35.1         298 63.4 172 39.6 294                          40.1
  267   289 Queensland University of Technology (QUT)            AU               L      CO                    VH     5     51.4       201    55.9       100     23.3                301+        17.8        301+ 27.9 301+ 64.6 175                         39.8
  268   257 University of Technology, Sydney (UTS)               AU               L      CO                    HI     2     42.1       263    59.4        51     21.0                301+        11.2        301+ 98.2 37 95.8 44                            39.7
  269  267= University of Wollongong                             AU               L      FC                    HI     4     32.0      301+    55.9       100     33.0                301+        22.4        301+ 98.1 38 89.9 74                            39.6
 270=   326 Universidad de Buenos Aires                          AR              XL      FC                    HI     5     67.4       124    65.9        46     20.3                301+         4.1        301+            7.6 301+                        39.6
 270=   265 University of Strathclyde                            GB               L      CO                    VH     5     44.7       243    30.8       191     34.2                301+        21.4        301+ 79.6 129 54.9 220                          39.6
  272   233 Wake Forest University                               US              M       FC                    VH     5     7.9       301+     2.6      301+     99.9                 18         73.1          95  2.3 301+ 12.8 301+                        39.5
  273   297 Umeå University                                      SE               L      FC                    HI     3     32.7      301+     3.2      301+     39.4                301+        57.6         153 93.2 66 25.2 301+                          39.5
  274   248 University of Liege                                  BE               L      FC                    HI     5     31.9      301+     9.5      301+     28.0                301+        77.1          86 10.2 301+ 69.3 150                         39.5
  275 451-500 Università degli Studi di Milano                    IT             XL      FC                    VH     4     58.0       164    14.6       292     15.2                301+        49.7         205 11.8 301+ 9.2 301+                         39.5
  276  267= Charles University                                   CZ              XL      FC                    VH     5     50.6       203    12.5      301+     52.8                 230        15.7        301+ 9.4 301+ 59.0 198                          39.4
 277=   272 North Carolina State University                      US               L      CO                    VH     5     30.5      301+    21.2       229     27.3                301+        84.8          61 12.0 301+ 24.0 301+                        39.3
 277=   295 Politecnico di Milano                                 IT              L      SP                    VH     5     54.9       181    59.4        51     19.6                301+        19.8        301+ 17.8 301+ 37.5 301+                        39.3
  279   263 Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)                 MY               L      FC                    HI     3     48.5       220     9.7      301+     53.1                 228         3.3        301+ 86.9 101 49.8 240                          39.2
  280   325 Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster            DE              XL      FC                    HI     5     43.2       255    13.8       299     53.8                 219        29.1        301+ 28.7 301+ 32.1 301+                        39.0
  281   262 Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM)         IN              M       CO                    VH     4     43.4       254    55.9       100     34.8                301+        40.6         261 2.2 301+ 1.1 301+                          39.0
  282  300= Tokyo Medical and Dental University                  JP              S       FO                    VH     4     11.6      301+                      100.0                  5         60.2         144 3.5 301+ 26.5 301+                         38.9
  283   400 Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel              DE               L      FC                    HI     5     32.3      301+     8.5      301+     30.6                301+        70.4         101 52.5 204 27.2 301+                         38.7
  284   239 Tulane University                                    US              M       FC                    VH     5     19.4      301+     6.1      301+     82.4                 97         51.1         193 17.8 301+ 37.7 301+                        38.6
 285=   279 École des Ponts ParisTech                            FR              S       FO                    HI     5     18.3      301+    55.9       100    100.0                 13          5.9        301+ 27.4 301+ 47.1 256                         38.6
 285=   283 National Cheng Kung University                       TW               L      FC                    VH     4     46.0       234     6.2      301+     47.4                 279        34.5        301+ 25.9 301+ 22.5 301+                        38.6
  287   284 University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC)          US               L      CO                    VH     3     38.6       280                       14.5                301+        94.9          33  4.5 301+ 5.1 301+                         38.5
  288   306 University of Utah                                   US               L      FC                    VH     5     22.7      301+     6.4      301+     57.1                 201        70.0         104 30.4 301+ 21.6 301+                        38.5
  289  275= Iowa State University                                US               L      CO                    VH     5     32.0      301+    12.2      301+     24.3                301+        67.2         118 63.4 173 44.7 271                          38.5
  290   278 Universität Innsbruck                                AT               L      FC                    HI     5     44.9       241    10.2      301+     10.7                301+        35.2         295 91.8 77 98.1 30                            38.4
  291   256 University of Newcastle                              AU               L      FC                    HI     3     45.6       235    17.1       258     15.2                301+        33.0        301+ 84.9 106 75.9 128                          38.4
  292   241 University of Victoria                               CA               L      CO                    VH     3     29.3      301+     9.3      301+     12.8                301+        81.1          67 87.9 94 34.3 301+                          38.3
  293   291 Royal Holloway University of London                  GB              M       CO                    VH     5     33.1      301+    11.0      301+     37.2                301+        30.0        301+ 96.2 49 98.0 31                            38.2
  294   223 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute                     US              M       CO                    VH     5     22.8      301+     4.6      301+     46.0                 296        79.9          77 13.8 301+ 39.2 297                         38.2
  295   277 University of Hawaii at Mānoa                        US               L      FC                    VH     5     28.1      301+     1.0      301+     56.2                 206        57.4         154 25.7 301+ 40.5 289                         38.1
  296   264 George Washington University                         US               L      FC                    HI     5     43.7       251    17.1       259     42.0                301+        38.8         274 2.9 301+ 37.3 301+                         38.1
  297   312 Universität Konstanz                                 DE              M       CO                    VH     3     36.7       297    14.6       291     48.0                 274        30.0        301+ 59.1 181 43.4 275                          37.6
  298   232 National University of Ireland, Galway (NUIG)         IE              L      FC                    HI     5     30.7      301+    21.3       228     53.8                 219        18.1        301+ 95.7 55 64.1 178                           37.5
  299   251 Flinders University                                  AU               L      FC                    HI     3     29.1      301+     6.2      301+     87.7                 77         13.5        301+ 12.5 301+ 67.7 157                         37.2
 300=   341 American University of Beirut (AUB)                  LB              M       FC                    HI     5     26.0      301+    31.0       190     60.3                 178        17.3        301+ 59.9 179 89.8 75                           37.2


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                                                                                    SIZE   FOCUS                  RES.   AGE   SCORE      RANK   SCORE      RANK   SCORE                     RANK    SCORE        RANK   SCORE        RANK   SCORE        RANK   SCORE

 300=    -    Beijing Normal University                             CN               L      CO                    VH     5     47.0       225     5.8      301+    48.6                  272         13.6        301+ 75.4 143 18.2 301+                         37.2
  302   290 National Yang Ming University                           TW              S       FC                    VH     3     15.3      301+     3.0      301+    98.2                   39         45.1         235 13.3 301+ 12.3 301+                        37.1
  303   258 University of London SOAS                               GB              S       SP                    LO     4     36.7       296    12.4      301+    49.7                  261          2.5        301+ 99.8 25 100.0 9                            37.1
  304   313 University of Oulu                                       FI             M       FC                    VH     4     25.8      301+     5.5      301+    87.3                   79         31.4        301+ 24.1 301+ 8.3 301+                         36.9
  305   308 University of Eastern Finland                            FI             M       CO                    VH     1     20.3      301+     3.3      301+    80.5                  101         48.1         217 26.4 301+ 14.0 301+                        36.9
 306=   249 Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK)            IN              S       CO                    VH     4     41.5       267    25.6       207    34.0                 301+         50.4         199            1.3 301+                        36.8
 306=   327 National Chiao Tung University                          TW              M       CO                    VH     5     27.6      301+    5.1       301+    50.5                  252         47.5         221 57.6 192 41.6 286                          36.8
  308   336 Universitat Pompeu Fabra                                ES              M       FO                    VH     2     36.5       300    8.5       301+    45.6                  300         28.1        301+ 73.5 148 44.2 273                          36.8
  309    -    Université Bordeaux 1, Sciences Technologies          FR              M       FO                    VH     3     29.0      301+                      65.0                  157         31.5        301+ 39.8 253 60.7 193                          36.6
  310   303 University of Jyväskylä                                  FI             M       CO                    VH     4     29.6      301+     6.3      301+    89.5                   72         13.0        301+ 31.3 296 27.2 301+                         36.6
  311   298 University of Southern Denmark                          DK               L      FO                    VH     2     23.7      301+    11.2      301+    64.3                  159         32.4        301+ 51.8 206 66.3 166                          36.6
  312   324 Universität Düsseldorf                                  DE               L      FC                    HI     3     18.8      301+     6.0      301+    50.0                  256         72.1          97  8.9 301+ 55.1 218                         36.4
  313   293 University of Tromso                                    NO              S       FC                    VH     3     17.3      301+     3.8      301+    99.9                   16         23.9        301+ 41.6 247 25.6 301+                         36.1
  314  354= Hanyang University                                      KR               L      FC                    VH     4     32.9      301+     9.6      301+    74.4                  122         13.5        301+ 22.9 301+ 46.6 258                         35.9
  315   305 University of Essex                                     GB              M       CO                    VH     3     37.7       286     2.9      301+    29.6                 301+         20.1        301+ 97.9 39 98.7 25                            35.8
  316   271 Laval University                                        CA              XL      FC                    HI     5     33.9      301+     1.2      301+    18.9                 301+         76.5          88 43.3 236                                   35.6
  317  286= La Trobe University                                     AU               L      CO                    HI     3     43.7       253     9.5      301+    17.7                 301+         18.1        301+ 93.9 62 91.3 62                            35.5
  318   280 Brandeis University                                     US              M       CO                    HI     4     22.8      301+     1.8      301+    39.5                 301+         68.6         111 11.5 301+ 66.7 163                         35.5
  319   329 Université Paris Descartes                              FR               L      FC                    VH     3     32.6      301+     6.1      301+    28.0                 301+         55.4         167 7.8 301+ 81.3 106                          35.5
  320   387 Tecnológico de Monterrey (ITESM)                        MX               L      FC                    MD     4     36.3      301+    59.4       51     52.6                  233          2.4        301+ 37.4 266 28.5 301+                         35.4
  321   344 Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz                    DE              XL      FC                    HI     5     34.3      301+                      10.7                 301+         80.0          76 18.0 301+ 38.5 300                         35.4
  322  300= Università di Pisa                                       IT             XL      FC                    HI     5     55.1       179     9.6      301+     8.9                 301+         46.6         227 1.3 301+ 9.5 301+                          35.3
  323   318 Chiba University                                        JP               L      FC                    HI     5     27.5      301+     4.6      301+    83.3                   92         25.7        301+ 5.2 301+ 20.7 301+                         35.2
  324 401-450 Université Paris Dauphine                             FR              M       SP                    MD     3     34.7      301+    75.6        37    36.1                 301+          3.7        301+ 12.8 301+ 89.3 76                          35.2
  325   285 University of California, Riverside (UCR)               US               L      FC                    HI     4     29.4      301+     1.2      301+    15.3                 301+         90.3          47  9.0 301+ 15.3 301+                        34.9
 326=   330 Dublin City University (DCU)                             IE             M       FO                    VH     3     21.9      301+    55.9       100    42.9                 301+         17.2        301+ 89.0 88 65.5 171                           34.8
 326=   340 Virginia Polytechnic Institute (Virginia Tech)          US               L      FC                    VH     5     39.6       275    17.5       254    34.9                 301+         33.0        301+ 33.1 285 25.5 301+                         34.8
  328   315 Universität des Saarlandes                              DE               L      FC                    HI     4     20.7      301+     1.7      301+    30.3                 301+         70.8         100 54.5 201 52.4 227                          34.7
 329=   302 Massey University                                       NZ               L      CO                    VH     4     40.1       272    13.5       300    29.4                 301+         18.8        301+ 96.9 44 41.8 284                           34.6
 329=   288 Université Montpellier 2                                FR               L      FO                    VH     3     25.7      301+                      58.1                  191         44.9         237 16.4 301+ 45.3 267                         34.6
  331   310 Ruhr-Universität Bochum                                 DE               L      FC                    VH     3     31.7      301+    10.0      301+    42.1                 301+         34.0        301+ 41.9 243 57.3 207                          34.5
  332   314 University of the Philippines                           PH              XL      FC                    MD     5     53.0       193    55.9       100    31.1                 301+          2.5        301+ 2.6 301+ 1.2 301+                          34.4
  333   294 Universität Leipzig                                     DE               L      FC                    VH     5     36.5      301+     1.6      301+    16.9                 301+         64.8         130 15.5 301+ 36.3 301+                        34.4
  334   296 Aston University                                        GB              M       CO                    HI     5     22.0      301+    59.4        51    21.1                 301+         26.7        301+ 93.0 67 94.0 53                            34.3
  335   309 Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)                         MY               L      FC                    HI     3     50.0       209    11.2      301+    40.7                 301+          6.8        301+ 27.8 301+ 32.3 301+                        34.3
  336   335 Arizona State University                                US              XL      CO                    VH     5     49.5       213     9.7      301+    16.0                 301+         39.8         266 13.7 301+ 19.8 301+                        34.3
  337   393 University at Buffalo SUNY                              US               L      FC                    VH     5     23.5      301+     1.0      301+    20.3                 301+         78.8          81 12.7 301+ 72.7 141                         34.3
  338   372 United Arab Emirates University                         AE               L      FC                    MD     3     31.6      301+     9.0      301+    42.4                 301+          9.9        301+ 100.0 1   90.3 67                          34.2
  339  275= University of Cincinnati                                US               L      FC                    VH     5     17.5      301+     8.6      301+    50.7                  251         68.0         114 11.0 301+ 22.1 301+                        33.9
  340   322 Technische Universität Dresden                          DE              XL      FC                    VH     5     39.6       274    16.2       271    32.0                 301+         30.1        301+ 30.7 300 36.7 301+                         33.9
  341   311 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IITKGP)       IN              M       FO                    VH     4     32.1      301+    21.2       230    43.1                 301+         47.8         218 1.2 301+                                   33.9
  342   321 Universitas Gadjah Mada                                  ID             XL      FC                    LO     4     56.7       170    37.9       162    25.0                 301+          1.3        301+ 24.1 301+ 5.0 301+                         33.8
  343   320 University of Tasmania                                  AU               L      CO                    HI     5     31.9      301+    6.2       301+    32.5                 301+         25.0        301+ 70.0 158 90.3 68                           33.5
  344   348 Ewha Womans University                                  KR               L      FC                    HI     5     37.6       287    8.4       301+    58.7                  187         12.4        301+ 21.5 301+ 32.5 301+                        33.5
  345   382 Université Paul Sabatier Toulouse III                   FR               L      FO                    VH     3     38.5       282                      51.8                  244         17.4        301+ 33.7 283 37.2 301+                         33.4
  346   323 Griffith University                                     AU               L      FC                    HI     3     35.1      301+    16.2       269    17.2                 301+         18.2        301+ 97.7 40 93.3 56                            32.9
  347    -    Universidad Carlos III de Madrid                      ES               L      FO                    VH     2     35.0      301+    25.7       205    51.0                  247          4.6        301+ 44.2 233 47.4 254                          32.9
  348   379 Universität Regensburg                                  DE               L      FO                    VH     3     19.8      301+                      58.7                  188         50.6         197 30.5 301+ 18.7 301+                        32.9
  349   359 Boston College                                          US               L      CO                    HI     5     31.6      301+    18.5       246    32.6                 301+         22.8        301+ 95.9 53 35.2 301+                          32.8
  350   390 Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1                        FR              XL      FC                    HI     3     38.6       281     6.8      301+    28.7                 301+         36.8         286 10.8 301+ 46.6 259                         32.7
  351   361 Brunel University                                       GB              L       CO                    HI     3     23.1      301+    37.9       162    21.1                 301+         27.6        301+ 93.8 63 90.7 65                            32.6
  352  354= James Cook University (JCU)                             AU              M       FC                    VH     3     23.0      301+     4.6      301+    24.3                 301+         48.5         213 91.0 82 64.3 176                           32.6
  353   358 Universidad Austral                                     AR              S       FO                    HI     2     22.7      301+    37.9       162    83.4                   91          3.2        301+ 9.0 301+ 24.6 301+                         32.5
  354  351= Washington State University                             US              L       FC                    HI     5     32.4      301+     6.2      301+    36.4                 301+         29.9        301+ 74.8 144 22.9 301+                         32.4
  355  316= Universität Bielefeld                                   DE              L       CO                    HI     3     38.4       283     3.0      301+    12.8                 301+         56.5         160 17.2 301+ 26.5 301+                        32.3
  356 451-500 City University London                                GB              L       CO                    HI     5     28.1      301+    31.7       189    27.2                 301+         13.1        301+ 85.6 105 98.2 29                           32.3
  357  316= University of Waikato                                   NZ              M       CO                    HI     3     30.2      301+    12.2      301+    32.8                 301+         12.9        301+ 96.1 52 87.5 80                            32.2
  358   319 Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)                         MY              L       FC                    HI     4     36.8       292    11.1      301+    62.5                  168          3.1        301+ 9.3 301+ 42.3 282                          32.2
  359   378 Philipps-Universität Marburg                            DE              L       FC                    HI     5     25.3      301+                      46.6                  288         37.7         280 38.0 262 49.9 237                          32.0
 360=   307 Ateneo de Manila University                             PH              M       FC                    LO     5     41.4       268    55.9       100    38.1                 301+         1.3         301+ 15.0 301+ 11.6 301+                        32.0


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                                                                                                        SIZE    FOCUS                  RES.    AGE   SCORE      RANK   SCORE      RANK   SCORE                     RANK   SCORE        RANK   SCORE        RANK   SCORE        RANK   SCORE

 360=            328         Università degli Studi di Firenze (UNIFI)                  IT              XL       FC                    HI      4     48.1       222     3.6      301+ 13.9 301+                           38.8         273    6.7         301+    17.7        301+    32.0
  362          451-500       Aalborg University                                        DK                L       FC                    HI      5     23.6      301+    19.8       238 45.6 300                            24.9        301+    66.1         164    48.4         246    31.9
  363            334         Colorado State University                                 US                L       CO                    VH      5     24.7      301+    15.5       278 12.9 301+                           80.6          70    11.1        301+    10.5        301+    31.8
  364            333         York University                                           CA               XL       CO                    HI      4     44.6       245    37.9       162 18.4 301+                           13.1        301+    47.4         221    17.7        301+    31.8
  365            338         University of Connecticut                                 US                L       FC                    VH      5     19.0      301+     5.0      301+ 39.2 301+                           64.3         133    24.3        301+    21.1        301+    31.7
  366            349         Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz                            AT               XL       FO                    HI      5     36.8       293     5.5      301+ 11.2 301+                           44.2         240    57.9         191    35.8        301+    31.7
  367            339         Universität Bremen                                        DE                L       CO                    VH      3     34.3      301+     5.2      301+ 35.3 301+                           31.3        301+    23.2        301+    45.5         266    31.6
  368            383         University of St Gallen (HSG)                             CH               M        SP                    HI      5     21.0      301+    55.9       100 28.8 301+                            6.7        301+    96.3          47    99.0          22    31.5
  369             -          Birkbeck College, University of London                    GB               M        FO                    VH      5     36.7       294     3.1      301+ 20.0 301+                           28.0        301+    93.7          64    31.3        301+    31.5
  370          401-450       King Abdul Aziz University (KAU)                          SA               XL       FC                    MD      3     34.3      301+     4.6      301+ 53.1 227                             1.6        301+    68.9         160    42.5         281    31.3
  371          401-450       University of Missouri, Columbia                          US                L       FC                    VH      5     22.9      301+     9.2      301+ 42.1 301+                           49.1         212    32.3         289    13.5        301+    31.2
  372             -          Central European University                               HU               S        FO                    HI      2     20.9      301+    17.5       253 98.3 38                              4.1        301+                                            31.2
 373=            N/A         Taipei Medical University                                 TW               M        SP                    HI      4     19.3      301+     4.8      301+ 41.8 301+                           58.5         148    18.9        301+ 25.3 301+              31.1
 373=             -          Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya                      ES                L       CO                    VH      3     30.8      301+     5.3      301+ 62.3 170                             9.9        301+    15.5        301+ 48.2 249               31.1
  375            353         Universidad de Navarra                                    ES               M        FC                    HI      4     21.1      301+    16.0       272 58.0 194                            22.5        301+    20.7        301+ 63.6 180               31.0
  376            399         Universität Jena                                          DE                L       FC                    HI      5     27.5      301+     1.7      301+ 35.3 301+                           49.7         204    18.5        301+ 21.6 301+              30.8
  377             -          Sultan Qaboos University                                  OM                L       FC                    MD      3     15.1      301+     5.2      301+ 92.3 57                              2.6        301+    92.2          75                        30.7
  378            374         Illinois Institute of Technology                          US               M        CO                    VH      5     21.1      301+     5.1      301+ 47.8 276                            24.1        301+    35.5         277 100.0 4                30.7
  379             -          Bauman Moscow State Technical University                  RU                L       FO                    MD      5     17.8      301+    20.9       231 100.0 8                              1.0        301+    1.0         301+ 9.6 301+               30.5
  380          401-450       Universitá degli Studi di Roma - Tor Vergata               IT              XL       CO                    VH      3     44.1       248     7.5      301+ 8.8 301+                            43.3         247    6.6         301+ 15.2 301+              30.5
  381            381         Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro                    BR               XL       FC                    VH      4     45.1       238     5.0      301+ 34.2 301+                           18.1        301+    13.4        301+ 4.3 301+               30.5
  382          401-450       Xi'an Jiaotong University                                 CN                L       FC                    VH      5     31.5      301+    20.4       235 62.1 171                             9.7        301+    5.9         301+ 11.5 301+              30.5
  383            350         University of Kentucky                                    US                L       FC                    VH      5     13.8      301+     5.0      301+ 38.8 301+                           73.7          93    11.3        301+ 13.8 301+              30.4
  384            363         Università degli Studi di Pavia (UNIPV)                    IT               L       FC                    HI      5     33.5      301+     7.2      301+ 13.6 301+                           58.4         150    7.0         301+ 15.9 301+              30.3
  385            337         Ben Gurion University of The Negev                         IL               L       FC                    HI      3     30.7      301+                    38.6 301+                          39.4         272    28.2        301+ 6.5 301+               30.2
  386            347         The University of Georgia                                 US               XL       FC                    HI      5     30.7      301+    12.4      301+ 26.8 301+                           50.0         200    2.1         301+ 12.5 301+              30.2
  387           286=         National and Kapodistrian University of Athens            GR               XL       FC                    VH      5     36.5       298     9.4      301+ 18.2 301+                           42.6         253    12.1        301+ 23.5 301+              30.1
  388             -          Pontificia Universidad Católica Santa María (UCA)         AR                L       FC                    LO      4     35.4      301+    38.5       161 52.1 242                             1.1        301+                      16.4 301+             30.1
  389           601+         Moscow State Institute of International Relations         RU               M        FO                    LO      4     13.2      301+    14.7       289 99.5 26                              1.0        301+    1.3         301+ 50.5 232               30.0
  390            369         University of Tampere                                      FI              M        FO                    VH      4     26.6      301+     9.5      301+ 44.9 301+                           28.9        301+    25.9        301+ 33.5 301+              29.9
  391            385         University of Tennessee                                   US                L       FC                    VH      5     19.1      301+     7.6      301+ 42.6 301+                           54.5         171    14.9        301+ 15.0 301+              29.9
  392            397         Sogang University                                         KR               M        CO                    HI      4     31.0      301+    13.2      301+ 55.3 211                             7.5        301+    25.3        301+ 33.8 301+              29.8
  393            304         Jagiellonian University                                   PL               XL       CO                    HI      5     36.4      301+    13.5      301+ 52.7 231                             9.7        301+    6.0         301+ 10.6 301+              29.8
  394            396         University of Coimbra                                     PT                L       FC                    HI      5     41.5       266     5.4      301+ 27.4 301+                           21.7        301+    15.4        301+ 29.3 301+              29.8
  395            346         Université Lille 1, Sciences et Technologie               FR                L       FO                    VH      5     27.9      301+                    43.8 301+                          17.3        301+    31.5         292 82.9 98                29.7
  396            373         Universität Bayreuth                                      DE               M        CO                    VH      3     21.3      301+     4.6      301+ 56.0 208                            27.5        301+    42.9         240 24.5 301+              29.6
  397            357         University of Manitoba                                    CA                L       FC                    HI      5     23.2      301+     4.7      301+ 44.7 301+                           43.0         249                      33.3 301+             29.5
  398            371         University of Delhi                                       IN               XL       FC                    HI      4     53.1       191    55.9       100 2.3 301+                             7.1        301+    1.3         301+ 3.2 301+               29.5
  399            360         University of The Witwatersrand                           ZA                L       FC                    HI      5     33.5      301+    11.0      301+ 15.6 301+                           32.1        301+    61.6         176 32.5 301+              29.3
  400            375         Novosibirsk State University                              RU               M        FC                    HI      4     22.7      301+     3.4      301+ 88.8 73                              3.5        301+    4.1         301+ 12.1 301+              29.3




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XL – Very Large                            FC – Fully Comprehensive   VH – Very High                           5 - Historic (> 100 years)
L – Large                                  CO – Comprehensive         HI – High                                4 - Mature (< 100 years)
M – Medium                                 FO – Focused               MD – Moderate                            3 - Established (< 50 years)
S – Small                                  SP – Specialist            LO – Limited or None                     2 - Young (< 25 years)
                                                                                                               1 - New (< 10 years)




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401-450           380         Aberystwyth University                          GB                  M             CO        HI     5     401-450       401-450       Yokohama City University                           JP                  S             FO        VH          5
401-450         501-550       Al-Farabi Kazakh National University            KZ                   L            CO        MD     4     451-500       401-450       Aristotle University of Thessaloniki               GR                  XL            FC        HI          4
401-450           368         Bangor University                               GB                  M             FC        HI     5     451-500       401-450       Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB)               ID                  L            CO        MD          4
401-450           332         Bilkent University                              TR                  M             CO        HI     3     451-500       401-450       Carleton University                                CA                   L            CO        VH          4
401-450         401-450       City University of New York                     US                  XL            CO        VH     5     451-500       401-450       Drexel University                                  US                   L            FC        HI          5
401-450           362         Deakin University                               AU                   L            FC        HI     3     451-500       451-500       Gifu University                                    JP                  M             FC        HI          4
401-450           395         Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT)             IE                 M             CO        HI     3     451-500         391         Howard University                                  US                  M             FC        HI          5
401-450         401-450       Florida State University                        US                  XL            FC        HI     5     451-500       401-450       Inha University                                    KR                   L            FC        HI          4
401-450           386         Goldsmiths, University of London                GB                  M             FO        HI     5     451-500          -          International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)   MY                   L            FC        MD          3
401-450           356         Heriot-Watt University                          GB                   L                             5     451-500       451-500       Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen                   DE                   L            FC        HI          5
401-450         401-450       Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR)   IN                  S             FO        VH     5     451-500          -          King Khalid University                             SA                  M             FC        MD          2
401-450         451-500       Johannes Kepler Universität Linz (JKU)          AT                   L            CO        HI     3     451-500       401-450       Kumamoto University                                JP                  M             FC        VH          4
401-450         451-500       Kanazawa University                             JP                  M             FC        VH     4     451-500       401-450       Lehigh University                                  US                  M             CO        VH          5
401-450         451-500       L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University      KZ                  M             CO        LO     2     451-500       451-500       Leibniz Universität Hannover                       DE                   L            CO        VH          5
401-450           389         Linköping University                            SE                   L            CO        VH     3     451-500       501-550       Louisiana State University                         US                   L            CO        VH          5
401-450         451-500       Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg      DE                   L            FC        HI     5     451-500       451-500       National Taiwan Normal University                  TW                   L            CO        HI          4
401-450         401-450       Nagasaki University                             JP                  M             FO        VH     4     451-500       401-450       Northeastern University                            US                   L            CO        VH          5
401-450            -          Nankai University                               CN                   L            FC        HI     4     451-500       451-500       Osaka City University                              JP                  M             FC        VH          5
401-450           398         National Central University                     TW                  M             CO        VH     3     451-500          -          Politécnica de Madrid                              ES                  XL            SP        VH          3
401-450         401-450       National Sun Yat-sen University                 TW                  M             CO        VH     3     451-500       451-500       Politecnico di Torino                               IT                  L            FO        VH          5
401-450           370         National Taiwan Univ. Science and Technology    TW                  M             FO        VH     3     451-500       551-600       Rutgers University-Newark                          US                  M             CO        HI          4
401-450           366         NUST Islamabad                                  PK                  M             CO        HI     2     451-500       401-450       Sabanci University                                 TR                  S             CO        HI          2
401-450         401-450       Okayama University                              JP                   L            FC        HI     5     451-500          -          Shanghai University                                CN                  XL            CO        VH          2
401-450         401-450       Oregon State University                         US                   L            CO        VH     5     451-500          -          Sun Yat-sen University                             CN                  XL            FC        VH          4
401-450            -          Oxford Brookes University                       GB                   L            CO        HI     5     451-500       401-450       Technische Universität Braunschweig                DE                   L            CO        VH          5
401-450           392         Pusan National University                       KR                   L            FC        HI     4     451-500       401-450       Tomsk State University                             RU                   L            CO        MD          5
401-450            -          Renmin (People’s) University of China           CN                   L            FO        HI     4     451-500       451-500       Universidad de Salamanca                           ES                   L            FC        HI          5
401-450            -          Stellenbosch University                         ZA                   L            CO        VH     5     451-500       501-550       Universidad de Santiago de Chile (USACH)           CL                   L            FC        MD          5
401-450           376         Swansea University                              GB                   L            FC        HI     4     451-500       551-600       Universidad Nacional de Colombia                   CO                  XL            FC        MD          5
401-450         401-450       Swinburne University of Technology              AU                   L            CO        HI     5     451-500       501-550       Universidad Nacional de La Plata                   AR                  XL            FC        HI          5
401-450         401-450       Tianjin University                              CN                   L            CO        VH     5     451-500       451-500       Universidad ORT Uruguay                            UY                  S             FO        MD          4
401-450         501-550       Tilburg University                              NL                   L            FO        VH     4     451-500       501-550       Universidad Politecnica de Valencia                ES                   L            CO        VH          3
401-450         401-450       Tokyo Metropolitan University                   JP                  M             CO        VH     4     451-500       451-500       Università degli Studi di Siena (UNISI)             IT                  L            FC        HI          5
401-450           388         Tongji University                               CN                  XL            FC        VH     5     451-500       451-500       Università degli Studi di Torino (UNITO)            IT                 XL            FC        HI          5
401-450         501-550       Universidad de Los Andes Colombia               CO                   L            FC        MD     4     451-500       401-450       Università degli Studi di Trento                    IT                  L            CO        HI          3
401-450         451-500       Universidade de Santiago de Compostela          ES                   L            CO        VH     5     451-500       401-450       Università degli Studi di Trieste (UNITS)           IT                  L            FC        HI          4
401-450            -          Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP)     BR                  M             FC        VH     4     451-500       401-450       Universitat de Valencia                            ES                  XL            FC        HI          5
401-450           384         Universidade Nova de Lisboa                     PT                   L            FC        HI     3     451-500       451-500       Université de Rennes 1                             FR                   L            FO        VH          5
401-450         401-450       Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II     IT                 XL            FC        VH     5     451-500       451-500       Université du Québec                               CA                  XL            FC        HI          3
401-450         451-500       Universität Duisburg-Essen                      DE                  XL            FC        HI     3     451-500       401-450       Université Henri Poincaré, Nancy 1                 FR                   L            FO        VH          3
401-450           365         Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)             MY                   L            CO        HI     5     451-500         394         University of Bradford                             GB                  M             CO        VH          3
401-450          351=         University of Alabama                           US                   L            CO        VH     5     451-500       401-450       University of Crete                                GR                   L            FC        HI          3
401-450            -          University of Guelph                            CA                   L            CO        VH     3     451-500       401-450       University of Delaware                             US                   L            CO        VH          5
401-450           377         University of Kansas                            US                   L            FC        VH     5     451-500       451-500       University of Hull                                 GB                   L            FC        HI          4
401-450         401-450       University of Kent                              GB                   L            CO        HI     3     451-500       451-500       University of Limerick (UL)                         IE                 M             FC        HI          3
401-450         451-500       University of Nebraska                          US                   L            CO        VH     5     451-500       401-450       University of Oregon                               US                   L            CO        HI          5
401-450         401-450       University of New Mexico                        US                   L            FC        VH     5     451-500       401-450       University of Vermont                              US                   L            FC        HI          5
401-450         401-450       University of Oklahoma                          US                   L            FC        VH     5     451-500       501-550       Ural Federal University                            RU                  XL            CO        MD          4
401-450         451-500       University of Porto                             PT                  XL            FC        HI     5     451-500       451-500       Virginia Commonwealth University                   US                   L            FC        HI          5
401-450           364         University of Warsaw                            PL                  XL            CO        HI     5     451-500          -          Wuhan University                                   CN                  XL            FC        VH          5

Due to space constraints the names of some universities have been abbreviated to their acronym or to a shorter version of the full official name.




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