THE University Impact Rankings

 

ISCTE-IUL is part of 2019 THE University Impact Rankings, a pioneering initiative of the Times Higher Education, which aims to capture unique new insights on universities’ work towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). In 2019, ISCTE-IUL was ranked among the Top 300 universities in the world. It was ranked in 8 of the 11 SDGs being considered for this first edition of this ranking.

ISCTE stands out in the indicator Quality Education (81), being in the Top 100 best universities in the world. ISCTE also scored high in the Gender Equality (101-200) SDG, securing the best place among Portuguese universities.

Additionally, ISCTE-IUL was also ranked in the following SDGs: Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions (101-200), Responsible Consumption and Production (101-200º), Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure (101-200º), Sustainable Cities and Communities (101-200º), Good Health and Wellbeing (301º+) and Partnership for the Goals (301º+).

 

SDG Number

Sustainable Development Goal

Rank – World (2019)

Rank – Portugal (2019)

3

Good Health and Wellbeing

301+

4-5

4

Quality Education

81

2

5

Gender Equality

101-200

1

9

Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

101-200

3-5

11

Sustainable Cities and Communities

101-200

2-4

12

Responsible Consumption and Production

101-200

2-3

16

Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

101-200

2-3

17

Partnership for the Goals

301+

4

 

About THE University Impact Rankings

The first edition of this new Times Higher Education ranking was in April 2019. THE University Impact Rankings aims to evaluate universities’ performance in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). There are 17 SDGs, which were adopted by the UN in 2016 to provide a framework for developing a more sustainable world. In the first year of the ranking, data was only collected on 11 of the 17 goals. In 2019, there were more than 450 participating universities from 76 countries.

 

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Access to the ISCTE-IUL profile on this ranking here

 

Last update: April 2019

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