The 2018 Shanghai Ranking is out: The Faculty of Law at the Hebrew University ranked 1st in Israel and 35th in the world!
The Shanghai Index Ranking examines more than 1400 universities and covers 55 subjects across natural sciences, engineering, life sciences, medical sciences, and social sciences. The index gives them grades according to several parameters: number of papers authored in the field, number of papers published in top Journals, citations, International collaborations and award winnings.
The highest indicators of the faculty were in the citations categories (79.8 points) and in the categories of International collaborations (68.3 points). It can also be noted that the faculty ranks 2nd in the world among faculties whose language of teaching is not English.
The Shanghai Index Ranking is the world's most important university ranking, along with the Times Higher Education World Rankings and the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings.