Thus, the University of Barcelona (UB) has positioned itself as the first Spanish university, which received a rating of "QS World University Rankings" 2014-2015, which significantly improved its position in relation to the place in the past 178 2013 and now ranks 166 global ranking.
As it was reported Tuesday in an official statement by representatives of the UB, the international rating of "QS World University Rankings" evaluates the quality of research and teaching, graduate employment, ie employment opportunities after college graduation and the degree of internationalization of each university, along with other important indicators.
According to the analysis, the main Catalan University - University of Barcelona (UB) - has improved its performance in almost all indicators especially on the issue dela business reputation, coming to improve 42 positions and occupies position 151, and on the subject of teachers involved in the investigation, taking position 293, where the impact of international research is evaluated.
Of the five major areas of knowledge of the University of Barcelona (UB) has improved its results in all areas and continues to be one of the 100 best universities in the world in the arts and humanities, natural sciences and medicine.
University representatives also pointed out that the institution recently entered the list of the 200 best universities in the world in the "Academic Ranking of World Universities 2014" (ARWU), making it the only state school in this regard.
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