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Three Scottish universities are amongst the top 25 institutions in the UK in the latest Times Higher Education (THE) World Rankings. The universities also appear in the world top 200.

The University of Edinburgh is ranked 5th in the UK and 29th in the world. The University of Glasgow is 10th in the UK list and 82nd internationally, while the University of Aberdeen is 25th in the UK and 192nd in the world rankings.

The 2023 World University Rankings includes 1,799 universities across 104 countries and regions. The results are based on 13 performance indicators measuring universities’ performance in teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

At the top of the tables, the University of Oxford remains at number 1 for the seventh consecutive year.

The full results and analysis of the rankings are available on the THE website.