Our performance in the Times Higher Impact Rankings
The 2023 Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings confirm the University of Waikato is making excellent progress when it comes to aligning its research, teaching, campus operations and engagement to the biggest challenges facing the world today.
The University is 92nd out of the 1,591 institutions ranked by THE worldwide, retaining its place in the top 100.
The Impact Rankings, now in their fifth year, assess how institutions are contributing to the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - the key issues identified as the most pressing facing humanity and the planet.
We are proud to be ranked in the top 100 institutions in the world for 8 of the 17 SDGs, including SDG17 Partnership for the Goals (32nd in the world), SDG14 Life below Water (34th), SDG15 Life on Land (44th), SDG16 Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions (48th), and SDG5 Gender Equality (51st).
Find out more about our progress towards the SDGs