University Rankings

Each year the Campus Pride Index releases a list of the most LGBTQ-friendly colleges and universities in the US. Based on assessments of 8 factors, this index aims to help LGBTQ studentshave a positive college experience, while raising awareness about the importance of ensuring all campuses are safe, welcoming and respectful. Below, we list 10 […]

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                    University rankings have become a staple part of the research and decision-making process for millions of prospective students worldwide. But what motivates students to consult the ranking tables, and when do they do so? What do students believe rankings really mean, and what types of […]

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U.S. News will release updated rankings of top schools nationwide, as well as a new Most Innovative Schools ranking. The 2016 edition of Best Colleges also includes detailed lists, analysis and articles to help students and families navigate the entire college application process.   Prospective students and parents looking for the school that best fits […]

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Many universities are interested improving the diversity of their intake, and are keen to offer support for students from minority groups. Particularly in the US, this means a wide number of scholarships for Hispanic students are available. The list below is just a selection of current Hispanic scholarships on offer – don’t just limit yourself […]

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Planning to study psychology and need some additional funding? Check out these psychology scholarships on offer around the world, broken down by region… Psychology scholarships to study in the US and Canada: Annette Urso Rickel Foundation Dissertation Award for Public Policy – a US$1,000 psychology scholarship is available in support of research on psychology-related public […]

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    Universities in the US and Canada include many of the world’s best-known and most prestigious institutions. Many have built up strong reputations over the past two centuries, but some have climbed into the international rankings tables impressively quickly. From the Ivy Leaguers to equally prestigious public universities, more than 140 US institutions are […]

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Get insights into the subject strengths of 20 of the world’s leading universities, with these individual reports based on the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2015. Each university report shows the institution’s score and rank for each of the 36 subjects covered this year, as well as providing a comparison with last year’s ranking. […]

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Want to compare universities around the world? Seeking international study options to match your own interests and resources? Make life easier for yourself with our new University Finder tool – a searchable database of universities worldwide, with options to customize results based on your own preferences. This new university search platform includes details of more […]

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A growing number of scholarships aimed at supporting members of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community are becoming available. While LGBT scholarships are relatively common in some countries, such as the US, they’re rare or unheard-of in other countries. So this type of funding may or may not be available, depending on your […]

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The QS Stars university rating system provides a detailed framework within which to assess and compare universities’ performance across a wide spectrum of criteria. As well as assessing core components such as teaching, research, graduate employability and internationalization, QS Stars also allows universities to opt to be evaluated on several “advanced” criteria. These include innovation, […]

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