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Southampton ranked 11th amongst the world’s ‘Golden Age’ universities

Published: 14 June 2018
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Southampton is second amongst the UK universities featured.

Southampton has retained its 11th overall place for the second successive year in the 2018 Times Higher Education’s (THE) table of ‘Golden Age’ universities.

The list comprises the world’s top 200 institutions founded as universities between 1945-1967. The ranking was created by Times Higher Education (THE), and evaluates institutions founded between 1945 and 1966. 

The ranking was done using the same methodology as THE’s World University Rankings, in which the University of Southampton currently placed 126th in the world. The ranking takes into account teaching, research reputation and research productivity.

While the University of Southampton is placed 11th overall in this ranking, it is the second best institution out of the 18 universities in UK that made it into the list.  It is ranked just below the University of Warwick.

The University of California in San Diego takes the top place in the rankings.

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