made considerable efforts to attain the title of “world-classuniversity” through various strategic approaches, such as recruiting global talents (Brown et al. 2011 ), highlighting outcome-based research performance (e.g., research published in certain
Authors:Angela Yung-Chi Hou, Martin Ince and Chung-Lin Chiang
ClassUniversity looks like. In 2005, “the Center for World-ClassUniversities” (CWCU) founded by Shanghai Jiao Tong University boldly defined the term by saying that a growing acceptance from inside and outside of academia that cutting-edge technologies
universities. 2 Towards building a wider elite? Some remarks on chinese policies of higher education One of the main goals of both the Chinese academic community and the central government has been to establish ‘world-classuniversities’. Although there are a
Authors:Daniel De Filippo, Fernando Casani, Carlos García-Zorita, Preiddy Efraín-García and Elías Sanz-Casado
of each institution.
As this study shows, only a fairly small number of institutions, the worldclassuniversities (Altbach 2004 ) are in a position to reach the top positions in international rankings. Climbing to one of the lead positions
Dong Hee Shin, who have conducted WorldClassUniversity (WCU) programs in the nation.
For formal and informal academic materials to have any impact, they must be visible to their potential audiences. This is one area where the Internet offers
Authors:Sujin Choi, Ji-young Park and Han Woo Park
data in real time to both support research and detect innovation trends. We have used an API-based tool, developed by the WorldClassUniversity's Webometrics Institute, which is specifically adapted for collecting social media data, in this case that