QS World University RankingsĀ® 2012-2013 Global Release #qswur
11 Sep 2012
Broadcast from Trinity College Dublin and moderated by John Molony, VP Corporate Communications, QS Quacquarelli Symonds


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QS has compiled the World University Rankings® since 2004, which is the most widely referenced global ranking of universities.      

This online event gave participants:

  • an exclusive first look at the full results of the QS World University Rankings® 2012-2013;
  • details of which universities top this year’s rankings;
  • an understaning about how the rankings are compiled;
  • more information about QS Stars and how over 100 universities are using it to augment their international profile.

STARS Awards Winners Interviews:

Monash University - 5 Stars+      

The University of Queensland - 5 Stars +

Universita di Pisa - 4 Stars             

Eastern Mediterranean University - 3 Stars

Universidad San Francisco de Quito - 3 Stars         

Lund University - 5 Stars

Deakin University - 5 Stars            

Programme
Pre-launch interview Ben Sowter, Head of QS Intelligence Unit
Pre-event video produced by the QS team
15:30
Dr Patrick Prendergast, Provost, Trinity College Dublin
Welcome

15:50
Nunzio Quacquarelli, Managing Director, Quacquarelli Symonds
Introduction

15:55
Paul Thurman, Clinical Professor, Columbia University
Serving students: Consumer rankings in HE

16:20
Top ten countdown
16:22
Ben Sowter, Head of QS Intelligence Unit
16:48
Stephen Carey, IELTS Global Marketing Manager
IELTS, an introduction

17:10
Jason Newman, Director, QS Intelligence Unit
QS Stars Awards Ceremony

17:20
STARS Awards winners