QU ranked 6th among Arab World universities: Qatar University (QU) has been ranked No 6 in the pilot Times Higher Education (THE) Top 15 Arab World Universities Ranking.

The announcement was made last Thursday on the THE website, naming QU 6th among universities in Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, UAE, Oman, Jordan, Egypt and Morocco.

The ranking is drawn from data used to compile the THE World University Rankings 2015-16. It was calculated using the same 13 performance indicators as in the overall rankings methodology. Only institutions in the 22 member states of the Arab League were eligible for inclusion.