Teaching (the learning environment): 30%

  • Reputation survey: 15%
  • Staff-to-student ratio: 4.5%
  • Doctorate-to-bachelor’s ratio: 2.25%
  • Doctorates-awarded-to-academic-staff ratio: 6%
  • Institutional income: 2.25%

Research (volume, income and reputation): 30%

  • Reputation survey: 18%
  • Research income: 6%
  • Research productivity: 6%

Citations(research influence): 30%

Our research influence indicator looks at universities’ role in spreading new knowledge and ideas.

International outlook (staff, students, research): 7.5%

  • Proportion of international students: 2.5%
  • Proportion of international staff: 2.5%
  • International collaboration: 2.5%

Industry income (knowledge transfer): 2.5%

A university’s ability to help industry with innovations, inventions and consultancy has become a core mission of the contemporary global academy.

Year Rank Overall teaching research citations Industry income International outlook
2021 1001+ 10.3–25.0 22.6 10.5 37.7 34.6 36.2
2020 800-1000 22.2–28.2 21.0 10.1 31.5 35.6 36.0
2019 1001+ 9.8–18.9 17.6 8.7 17.4 35.5 36.1
2018 800-1000 15.6–21.4 21.1 8.2 13.5 33.0 34.9

  THE subject ranking indicators for ASU

Clinical, preclinical &health
  Rank Overall Citations Industry income International outlook Research Teaching
2021 176-200 42.5–44.0 50.4 41.4 45.3 27.4 47.4
2020 251-300 36.4–38.8 45.8 41.7 42.3 24.4 37.8

 

 

Engineering & technology
  Rank Overall Citations Industry income International outlook Research Teaching
2021 801-1000 14.4–20.3 26.7 34.4 39.5 9.2 16.1
2020 601-800 18.5–26.8 30.5 35.1 40.0 8.4 17.5

 

Life science
  Rank Overall Citations Industry income International outlook Research Teaching
2021 601-800 6.3–26.3 20.0 30.4 32.1 11.3 20.3
2020 601+ 7.2–23.2 19.3 29.8 32.5 8.2 17.4
Computer science
  Rank Overall Citations Industry income International outlook Research Teaching
2021 601-800 15.1–25.6 28.4 44.6 25.7 10.0 20.5
2020 501-600 23.5–28.4 35.3 39.1 27.5 11.9 25.0