HONOLULU — The University of Hawaiʻi at Manoa is in the top 1% of more than 26,000 worldwide universities, according to the 2021 Times Higher Education World University Rankings released on September 2.
Times Higher Education ranked UH Manoa in the 201–250 tier internationally. That tier includes University of California, Santa Cruz, University of Utah and University of Iowa. UH Manoa is ahead of University of California, Riverside (251–300), Boston College (301–350) and University of Oregon (301–350). UH Manoa is No. 60 in the ranking of U.S. institutions.
“Higher education is vital for the social and economic success of our state. That is now more important than ever during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our UH Mānoa community is showing its resilience and proving how important our institution is to help shape a positive future for Hawaiʻi,” UH Mānoa Provost Michael Bruno said. “The latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings recognize the continued excellence of our faculty, staff and students.”
Times Higher Education considered more than 1,500 universities of the more than 26,000 institutions worldwide to be eligible for its rankings and is regarded as one of the leading national and international university rankings focused on research and academic excellence.
Source: The Garden Island