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US News Rankings

First published: 1987 (International universities have been included since 2014)

Database used for data collection: Web of Science (Clarivate)

The ranking measures 13 indicators:

Reputation

  • Global research reputation (reputation survey) – weight 12.5%
  • Regional research reputation (reputation survey) – weight 12.5%

Research data (Clarivate Analytics Web of Science)

  • Publications – weight 10%
  • Books – weight 2.5%
  • Conferences – weight 2.5%
  • Normalized citation impact – weight 10%
  • Total citations – weight 7.5%
  • Number of publications that are among the 10 percent most cited – weight 12.5%
  • Percentage of total publications that are among the 10 percent most cited – weight 10%
  • International collaboration – weight 5%
  • Percentage of total publications with international collaboration – weight 5%
  • Number of highly cited papers that are among the top 1 percent most cited in their respective field – 5%
  • Percentage of total number of publications that are among the top 1 percent most frequently cited papers – weight 5%

The rankings of subjects include:

  • Clinical Medicine
  • Computer Science
  • Economics and Business
  • Engineering
  • Social Science and Public Health

 

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If you have any questions relating to the ranking of Aalborg University, please contact:

Senior Consultant Birte C. Hornemann
Tel.: (45) 9940 9642
E-mail: bch@aub.aau.dk