Universities in Egypt
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Egypt
38 out of 43
  • Universities in Egypt
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
22
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Egypt
  • (17 institution and 5 subject rankings)
7
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Egypt
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Egypt
  • 15 Dec, 2021: Urap published most recent results of URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance. Includes 11 universities from Egypt.
  • 25 Oct, 2021: Latest US News: Best Global Universities from Us News. 12 universities from Egypt appear in this ranking.
  • 20 Oct, 2021: Publication of NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers. Cairo University ranked #433.
  • 20 Oct, 2021: New edition of NTU Africa. 3 universities in Egypt ranked.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Egypt

Engineering - Civil & Structural
#51 
Cairo University
Pharmacy & Pharmacology
#93 
Cairo University
Computer Science & Information Systems
#151 
Cairo University
Modern Langugages
#151 
The American University in Cairo
Mathematics
#165 
Cairo University
Agriculture & Forestry
#201 
Cairo University
Chemistry
#251 
Cairo University
Economics & Econometrics
#301 
Cairo University
Arts and Humanities
#401 
Cairo University
Education
#501 
Cairo University

Rankings of universities in Egypt 2022

#1

Cairo University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (1475 reviews)
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  • #5 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #571 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #337 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

The American University in Cairo

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (488 reviews)
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  • #6 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #445 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #30 
  • #597 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

Ain Shams University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (987 reviews)
  • #15 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #441 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]



#4

Mansoura University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (2186 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #1201 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #449 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#5

Suez Canal University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (552 reviews)
  • #4 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #496 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#6

Alexandria University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (79 reviews)
  • #17 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #438 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#7

Zagazig University

Student satisfaction: 3.0 / 5.0 (1380 reviews)
  • #11 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #13 
  • #1201 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #498 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#8

Assiut University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (1612 reviews)
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  • #18 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #513 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#9

Kafrelsheikh University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (1409 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #22 
  • #563 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #914 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 25 October, 2021]


#10

Aswan University

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (32 reviews)
  • #1 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #24 
  • #575 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #23 
  • #4269 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#11

Al-Azhar University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (381 reviews)
  • #16 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #10 
  • #519 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#12

Tanta University

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (123 reviews)
  • #14 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #1201 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #9 
  • #518 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#13

Beni-Suef University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (202 reviews)
  • #8 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #508 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #994 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 25 October, 2021]


#14

Menoufia University

  • #9 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #18 
  • #560 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #18 
  • #2904 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#15

Benha University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (153 reviews)
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  • #7 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #23 
  • #568 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #1805 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#16

Fayoum University

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  • #12 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #26 
  • #582 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #886 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 25 October, 2021]


#17

South Valley University

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (558 reviews)
  • #10 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #19 
  • #561 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #2667 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#18

Minia University

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  • #13 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #17 
  • #549 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #21 
  • #3582 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#19

Helwan University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (106 reviews)
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  • #20 
  • #1201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #10 
  • #1201 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #21 
  • #561 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#20

The German University in Cairo

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (890 reviews)
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  • #19 
  • #1201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #9 
  • #1201 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #27 
  • #583 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]

#21

Port Said University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (42 reviews)
  • #21 
  • #1201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #612 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #20 
  • #401 
THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 19 October, 2021]


#22

The British University in Egypt

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (732 reviews)
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  • #7 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #28 
  • #586 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #1385 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#23

Sohag university

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (330 reviews)
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  • #29 
  • #589 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #2035 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #17 
  • #1881 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 26 April, 2021]

#24

Damietta University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (396 reviews)
  • #20 
  • #561 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #10 
  • #2356 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #26 
  • #151 
QS University Rankings: Arab Region
[Published 12 October, 2021]

#25

Damanhour University

Student satisfaction: 3.6 / 5.0 (342 reviews)
  • #14 
  • #534 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #19 
  • #3352 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #27 
  • #101 
THE Arab World Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 20 July, 2021]

#26

Future University Egypt

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (589 reviews)
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  • #15 
  • #540 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #51 
QS University Rankings: Arab Region
[Published 12 October, 2021]
  • #25 
  • #81 
THE Arab World Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 20 July, 2021]

#27

University of Sadat City

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (651 reviews)
  • #13 
  • #533 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #16 
  • #91 
QS University Rankings: Arab Region
[Published 12 October, 2021]
  • #26 
  • #91 
THE Arab World Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 20 July, 2021]

#28

Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (214 reviews)
  • #11 
  • #521 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #11 
THE Arab World Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 20 July, 2021]
  • #23 
  • #164 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]

#29

Nile University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (126 reviews)
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  • #25 
  • #581 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #14 
  • #91 
QS University Rankings: Arab Region
[Published 12 October, 2021]
  • #16 
  • #123 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]

#30

Misr University for Science and Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (48 reviews)
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  • #12 
  • #533 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #13 
  • #105 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]
  • #29 
  • #3863 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#31

October University for Modern Sciences and Arts

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (884 reviews)
  • #16 
  • #543 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #33 
  • #5185 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#32

Pharos University in Alexandria

  • #27 
  • #151 
QS University Rankings: Arab Region
[Published 12 October, 2021]
  • #28 
  • #3737 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #401 
THE World University Impact Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 21 April, 2021]

#33

Modern Sciences and Arts University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (111 reviews)
  • #28 
  • #101 
THE Arab World Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 20 July, 2021]
  • #17 
  • #129 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]
  • #22 
  • #801 
THE World University Impact Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 21 April, 2021]

#34

Misr International University

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  • #14 
  • #111 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]
  • #32 
  • #4384 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]
  • #16 
  • #601 
THE World University Impact Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 21 April, 2021]

#35

October 6 University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (280 reviews)
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  • #28 
  • #198 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #4336 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]
  • #23 
  • #801 
THE World University Impact Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 21 April, 2021]

#36

Nahda University

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  • #19 
  • #157 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]
  • #35 
  • #10775 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#37

Delta University for Science and Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (336 reviews)
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  • #34 
  • #9336 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#38

Sinai University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (732 reviews)
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  • #36 
  • #11078 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]
  • #17 
  • #601 
THE World University Impact Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 21 April, 2021]

#39

Université Française d'Égypte

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (80 reviews)
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#40

MISR University for Sience and Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (1561 reviews)
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#41

Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport


#42

Suez University


#43

Zewail City of Science, Technology and Innovation


Egypt Key Facts for International Students

Time: GMT +2

Telephone country code: +20

  • Largest cities in Egypt:
  • 1. Cairo: 7,700,000
  • 2. Alexandria: 3,800,000
  • 3. Giza: 2,400,000
  • 4. Port Said: 540,000
  • 5. Suez: 490,000

Map with location of universities in Egypt

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Cairo University ranks #1 in Egypt in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Egypt Cairo University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 25 rankings where Cairo University is listed.

Cairo University is ranked best in Egypt for Engineering (Engineering - Civil & Structural). See all rankings for the Cairo University.

Cairo University is ranked best in Egypt for Medicine & Health (Pharmacy & Pharmacology). See all rankings for the Cairo University.

Cairo University is ranked best in Egypt for Computer Science (Computer Science & Information Systems). See all rankings for the Cairo University.

The American University in Cairo is ranked best in Egypt for Languages & Literature (Modern Langugages). See all rankings for the The American University in Cairo.

Cairo University is ranked best in Egypt for Mathematics (Mathematics). See all rankings for the Cairo University.

Cairo University is ranked best in Egypt for Agriculture (Agriculture & Forestry). See all rankings for the Cairo University.

Cairo University is ranked best in Egypt for Natural Sciences (Chemistry). See all rankings for the Cairo University.

Cairo University is ranked best in Egypt for Social Studies & Humanities (Economics & Econometrics). See all rankings for the Cairo University.

Cairo University is ranked best in Egypt for Arts Visual & Performing (Arts and Humanities). See all rankings for the Cairo University.

Cairo University is ranked best in Egypt for Education (Education). See all rankings for the Cairo University.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: Arab Region:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 15%
International research network 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Africa:
Research productivity 25%
Research impact 35%
Research Excellence 40%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 10%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Young University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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