Times Higher Education
For over 50 years, Times Higher Education (THE) has been a leading global authority in higher education around the world through powerful insights, analysis, data and news.
Since launching the World University Rankings in 2004, we have collected many millions individual datapoints from almost 7,000 universities in 155 countries and regions, creating an unrivalled proprietary dataset and establishing THE as a world leader in higher education analytics.
Coupled with a global website reach of more than 50 million annual users and access to primary data, THE offers professional solutions to support national higher education sectors by informing, measuring and supporting strategic and tactical goals and providing in-depth peer analysis. Trusted by governments, higher education institutions and organisations across the globe these solutions include a suite of data products providing unparalleled insights and comparisons into university performance, as well as bespoke consultancy services to diagnose areas of strength and provide evidence-based guidance on implementation of recommendations for improvement.
THE works with governments around the world to support the development and execution of higher education policy, from developing national evaluation and benchmarking systems, furthering internationalisation, attracting talent, to building effective, sustainable research strategies aligned to their unique missions. Current work includes projects on universities’ contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals with the government of Thailand, performance data benchmarking with the Indonesian government, support for Saudi Arabia’s Vision2030 higher education goals and work on the Green Skills agenda with the UK’s Department for Education.
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