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Ratings provide a visual representation of a country’s performance on the indicator.


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SDG achieved

Challenges remain

Significant challenges remain

Major challenges remain

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The average score of the top three universities in each country that are listed in the global top 1,000 universities in the world, expressed as 0–100. For countries with at least one university on the list, only the score of the ranked university was taken into account. Whenever a university score was missing in the Times Higher Education World University Ranking , an indicator from the Global Innovation Index on the top 3 universities in Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) University Ranking, was used as a source when available.

Long-Term Objective

Average of top performers (Global)

The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of 50.


Times Higher Education

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The Times Higher Education Universities Ranking: Average score of top 3 universities