UI Ranked among Best 1,000 Varsities in the World
The University of Ibadan is among the top 1,000 universities in the world.
The university is ranked 991st worldwide, and 14th in Africa, according to the 2018/19 edition of the global rankings released today by the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR).
Aside University of Ibadan, no other university in the country made the global ranking list.
Seven universities from South Africa, four from Egypt, and one each from Uganda and Tunisia are also in the list.
Harvard University, United States, for the seventh year in a row, has been ranked as the top global university by the CWUR.
Stanford University, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, both in the U.S, are ranked second and third respectively.
University of Cambridge, U.K, is ranked fourth, while University of Oxford, also in the U.K, is ranked fifth.
Among the top 10 universities are University of California, Berkeley, U.S (sixth); Princeton University, U.S (seventh); Columbia University, U.S (eighth); California Institute of Technology, U.S (ninth); and the University of Chicago, U.S (10th).
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