World League
University of Hertfordshire

UK

University Of Hertfordshire, College Lane, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL10 9AB, United Kingdom

504 World
rank
53 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1992
Short name:
UH
Type:
Public
Students:
19660
Faculty:
990
Faculty/Students Ratio:
20
:
1
Web-site:
www.herts.ac.uk
Region:
Europe
Location:
Hatfield, England
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 504 40.716
Teaching 633 22.489
Research 383 47.341
International Diversity 95 78.343
Financial Sustainability 562 39.325
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 692 5.9
Research Perfomance Rankings 169 71.974
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TEACHING
World Rank: 633
Country rank: 61
Score: 22.489
League: World League
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 383
Country rank: 51
Score: 47.341
League: Bronze League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 95
Country rank: 37
Score: 78.343
League: Diamond League
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 562
Country rank: 53
Score: 39.325
League: World League
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name
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Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

The University of Hertfordshire is the UK`s leading business-facing university. We are recognised as an enterprising university, in which the impact of our research, knowledge exchange and commercial activities are closely aligned to meet the future demands of business and society. We are one of the top 60 universities in the world under 50 years old, according to the Times Higher Education 100 under 50 rankings 2014. We have over 25,100 students including more than 2,900 international students from 120 countries and a global network of over 175,000 alumni. We provide an inspiring learning experience for students that engages them in the world of work, and empowers them to fulfil their personal and professional potential. We enjoy a particularly strong reputation in business, health, engineering, education, creative arts, law, humanities, and science. With business and the professions we aim to be the partner of choice for graduate recruitment and for our knowledge transfer, continuing professional development, consultancy and research services. Much of the research output of our three institutes Health and Human Sciences; Science & Technology; Social Sciences, Arts & Humanities is judged to be world class*. This portfolio connects us to a wide variety of public, private and third sector organisations in the UK and abroad.

Mission Statement

Our vision: We will shape the next generation of business-facing universities. We will continue to be an exemplar in the sector and we will play a leading role in addressing the economic and social challenges facing the UK in increasingly competitive global markets. Innovation, creativity and an enterprising mindset will be the defining characteristics of our University. We will provide flexible and transformational learning and commit to adding value to our partners and delivering positive and productive engagements with business, industry and the professions. The University will continue to play a central role in the local and regional economy, contributing positively to its social and economic development, and we will build our international profile and global reputation. Our values: The following core values will inform and sustain all of our activities. We aspire to be: Student-centred Innovative, creative and enterprising Committed to supporting and developing our people Focused on excellence and its celebration Dedicated to enjoyment in learning and work A place of integrity where the individual is respected.