Lumelevel up! UP improves ranking among universities worldwide
The University of the Philippines (UP) has improved its standing in the ranking of the world’s top 1,000 universities.
UP is now in the 601-800 bracket of the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings for 2018, which was released on September 6.
It remains the only Philippine University on the list.
For 2017, UP was in the “>800 bracket.”
THE based its ranking on 13 performance indicators, including teaching, research, knowledge transfer, and international outlook.
UP’s overall score was 30.6 out of 100.
University of Oxford is the top university worldwide while the National University of Singapore remains the premier university in Asia.
The publication said its rankings covered universities across 77 countries.