The 2017 University Metaranking. Romanian University Ranking

Daniel David, Ovidiu Andronesi, Carmen Buzea, Bogdan Florian, Silviu Matu, Lazăr Vlăsceanu
2018 Journal of Research in Higher Education  
This article continues the work done for the 2016 University Metaranking and updates its results for the 2017 edition, with the new data available for 2017. The 2017 University Metaranking relies on the results of the performance of Romanian universities in international league tables / rankings in the field of higher education. The results are discussed from a qualitative and quantitative point of view; furthermore, a sensitivity analysis is also applied to them. Moreover, alongside the global
more » ... results, the article discusses results on domains and subjects. Starting from the resulting metaranking, the article proposes a possible classification of Romanian universities into four classes and also suggests possible future public policies concerning especially (research) funding of performant universities at national level. Potential international and national developments are also discussed, with a view of supporting Romanian universities to improve their performance at international level.
doi:10.24193/jrhe.2017.2.2 fatcat:cdhfiwzw2fdetgq7zk4q53kzsm