Journal article

Connectivity of National Systems of Higher Education: Evidence from the U21 Rankings

Ross Williams

International Higher Education | THE BOSTON COLLEGE CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL HIGHER EDUCATION | Published : 2019

Abstract

Governments and business alike encourage universities to engage with external stakeholders. The annual Universitas21 rankings provide national measures of university connectivity. Research linkages with industry and with international authors are found to be particularly important. Country size influences the nature and degree of connectivity.