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University of Alberta produces best ever performance in the 2023 ARWU rankings

Published 08 September 2023

The University of Alberta (U of A) has produced its best ever performance in the 2023 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).

Alberta ranked 91st in the world and fourth in Canada — its best showing in the 20-year history of the esteemed global rankings. It is the first time U of A has ranked within the world's top 100 in the ARWU rankings.

U of A President Bill Flanagan said: “This is great news for the U of A as we continue to move up the ARWU ranking — one of the most highly regarded university rankings in the world. This year's result marks our best-ever ARWU ranking, a reflection of the outstanding research and teaching happening at the U of A.

"Of particular note is our outstanding score for Highly Cited Researchers. Our researchers are recognized as among the best in the world for innovative ideas and advancing solutions to some of the world’s greatest challenges. It's a proud moment for all of us at the U of A."

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