The University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC) It has been collected by the CWUR international ranking in position 1141 in the world and 41 in Spain, out of the more than 80 existing universities and of which this ranking only includes 43 Spanish universities. The first Spanish university in this ranking is the University of Barcelona, which occupies position 133 in the world.
He ranking It is led by three US universities, Harvard, MIT and Stanford, which reach a score of 100, 96.7 and 95.2, respectively. The ULPGC obtains a score of 69.5 points.
This ranking only evaluates the best 2,000 universities in the world, out of the more than 20,000 existing.
He Center for World University Rankings-Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) is a consulting organization that provides policy advice, strategic insights, and consulting services to governments and universities to improve educational and research outcomes.
Since 2012, CWUR has been publishing the only academic ranking of global universities that assesses the quality of education, alumni employment, faculty quality, and research performance without relying on surveys and university data presentations. The ranking started as a project in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, with the goal of ranking the top 100 universities in the world. In 2019, the ranking was expanded to highlight the top 2,000 universities around the world. Since 2016, the Center for World University Rankings has been based in the United Arab Emirates.
There are several international rankings that place the ULPGC in similar positions among the top thousand universities in the world, such as the Times Higher Education (THE) and Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) rankings, also known as Shanghai Ranking.
In addition, the Spanish public university system – including the Canarian public universities – is, in general, in that select 5% of the best universities in the world according to all these rankings (that is, among the 1,000 of 20,000 universities), which is a quality assurance of the Spanish public university system.