Most cited: TAU 1st in Israel according to international ranking

Written on | ,

Tel Aviv University ranked among top ten institutions worldwide for citations of articles written by its researchers

Tel Aviv University was ranked first in Israel and 149th out of 12,000 institutions worldwide by Webometrics, a ranking of the web presence of universities and other institutions of higher education.

The ranking is published twice a year and was created to promote the availability of academic articles online and, more broadly, open access to academic research. Unlike other higher education rankings that focus only on academic publications, Webometrics combines other factors, such as a researcher’s online presence: impact (content quality), file accessibility, and excellence (the number of articles in the top ten percent of the most cited papers in a given field).

TAU’s ranking if determined by these metrics, which measure the quality and reach of a researcher’s work: how often they’re cited and included in the top ten percent of citations in their field.

Among other Israeli institutions, The Hebrew University is ranked 200th and the Technion is in 281st place. The University of Haifa, which was ranked 573th, is far ahead of the IDC Herzliya (1415), Ariel University (1821) and the Open University (1895).

Related posts

This Week: TAU Board of Governors Meeting 2021

October 11, 2021

Be My Guest

September 19, 2021

Prof. Isaac Ben-Israel Receives the IEEE Leadership Award

August 13, 2021

See You at Naftali

July 22, 2021

Digital Learning: TAU 1st in Israel According to International Ranking

July 12, 2021

Celebrating 20 Years of Gender Studies

June 16, 2021

TAU Alumni Fill Ranks in Israel’s New Government

June 15, 2021

TAU Graduates Bolster Israel’s Global Standing

June 14, 2021

TAU and Columbia University Launch Dual Degree Program

May 31, 2021

Standing With The Tel Aviv University Community

May 13, 2021

Promoting Equality on Campus

May 12, 2021

“Arabic for Beginners” – TAU’s Most Popular Course

March 24, 2021

Add ‘Zoom w. Dubai University’ to Your Calendar

March 18, 2021

Prof. Zvi Galil, Former President of Tel Aviv University, is Ranked 7th Among the World’s Most Influential Computer Scientists

March 18, 2021

Dafna Meitar-Nechmad Tapped as Chair of TAU’s Board of Governors

March 8, 2021

TAU Launches Israel’s First Center for AI and Data Science

February 25, 2021

TAU Announces First of Its Kind International Programme

February 16, 2021

More than 20,000 participants on TAU’s Open Day 2021

February 15, 2021

Online Impact: TAU 1st in Israel, Among Top 100 Worldwide

February 9, 2021

Increased Diversity Secured On TAU Campus

February 4, 2021

See you in Dubai

January 17, 2021

Accelerating Jewish-Arab Entrepreneurship

January 10, 2021

2020 Kadar Ceremony Celebrates Pioneering Spirit and Hard Work

January 6, 2021

Two TAU Professors Win 2020 Nature Mentoring Award

December 28, 2020

Enemies: A Love Story

December 23, 2020

Twelve TAU Researchers among Top 50 in their Fields

December 20, 2020

Hollywood Legend Martin Scorsese Meets with TAU Students, Donors

December 14, 2020

Attracting Students with “Fire in Their Hearts”

November 18, 2020

European Association of Law and Economics recognizes TAU President

November 17, 2020

Unique Collaboration Between Tel Aviv University And Local Fashion Designers

November 17, 2020

Online With Students From Iran, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Lebanon and Iraq

November 12, 2020

Historic TAU-UAE Partnership Symbolizes Hopeful Future

October 26, 2020

TAU Prof. Wins Schmidt Science Polymath Award

October 26, 2020

New Program Fosters Well-Rounded STEM Graduates

September 17, 2020

“A Scientific Discovery Can Never Be Undone”

September 16, 2020

Dan David Prize to Focus on Medicine, Public Health in 2021

August 3, 2020

TAU medical researcher wins Israel Prize

May 6, 2020

Milner Foundation Donates $3 million to Tel Aviv University, Magen David Adom and Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center (Ichilov)

March 25, 2020

Meet the women behind the next groundbreaking scientific discovery

March 8, 2020

The power of women in 2020

March 2, 2020

New Dual Degree Program – TAU & Columbia University

February 28, 2020

TAU Embraces Australia after Bushfires

February 19, 2020

Who are the 2020 Dan David Prize laureates?

February 13, 2020

TAU researcher first female Israel Prize laureate in Talmud

February 12, 2020

TAU’s Open Day draws over 17,000 visitors

February 10, 2020

TAU’s first-of-its-kind “Twitter conference”

February 10, 2020

TAU’s new center will combine medicine and food security

January 22, 2020

Making the future accessible

January 6, 2020

Tel Aviv University Trust jazzes up its fundraising in UK to a record £12 million

October 7, 2019

The 50th International Physics Olympiad has opened in Tel Aviv

July 8, 2019

Pursuing the Unknown

Copyright ©  Tel Aviv University Trust. All rights reserved.
Registered charity number 314179.