"UP leaps into THE Asia’s Top 200" (UP System)
From the UP System webpage: https://www.up.edu.ph/index.php/up-leaps-into-the-asias-top-200/
Catapulted by scholars of the world citing its published research works, the University of the Philippines made a big jump in the Times Higher Education (THE) Asia University Rankings or the THE ranking of the top 359 universities of the region. The Philippine national university leaped from the 201st-250thranked group in 2017 to the top 200, placing 156th, in 2018.
THE released the results of its 2018 Asia rankings on February 7, 2018.
UP is the only Philippine university to figure in the THE rankings, which is currently led by the National University of Singapore.
At the same time, in the THE World University Rankings or the THE ranking of the top 1,000 universities in the world, UP moved in overall ranking from the 801st-1,000th ranked universities up to the 601st-800th ranked universities. In the areas of clinical, pre-clinical and health, UP ranks higher, falling under the 201-250 ranked group.
UP is one of the top 3 Asian universities that moved the most in terms of citations of UP’s published research works by scholars from different parts of the world according to UP Vice President for Academic Affairs Cynthia Rose Bautista. According to THE data, UP’s citations score rose from 13.5 in 2017 to 40 in 2018...