How do universities stand out? Emerging findings from the W100 research project

We explore some initial results from 2021/2021 World 100 research project from the first audience surveyed, global academics

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Research Seminar | The Reputation Opportunity (Member Only)

We will be running two seminars for our members where we will present key findings from our 2020/2021 research project, The Reputation Opportunity, and give members the opportunity to join the discussion.

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The Importance of the Public as a Key Audience

The general public was one of the focuses of the World 100 Network annual research project, just published, which set out to understand whether the high profile of academic faculty during the pandemic has led to institution reputational benefit.

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International Reputation Tracker: Resources and Structures 2020 still open

The W100 International Reputation Tracker, this year’s network research project, is continuing with the survey of Resources and Structures still open for members to complete, and a new survey of global education agents now opening.

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Covid Comms: A Round-Up

Reputation management is key to the response of universities to the Covid-19 pandemic.  The W100 Network is working with members to share intelligence and experiences during this challenging period.

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Leading the Line – University communicators’ crucial role in pandemic response

Our Head of Global Network Development explores University communicators’ crucial role in pandemic response and looks at the data from our COVID19 tracker

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International Reputation Tracker pilot kicks off

The next W100 annual research project kicks off in January, with the launch of the first surveys for the International Reputation Tracker pilot. Most W100 members are taking an active role in the project to develop new ways of measuring reputation internationally beyond the rankings.

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Riding the Tiger – International Partnerships research published

W100 members recently received the final report of the 'Riding the Tiger: Enhancing the Role of Reputation in international partnerships' research project. The report reflects key findings that international partnerships provide great opportunities – often under-exploited at present – to build global profile; whilst also presenting a risk that they will turn around and bite you if partners suffer reputational damage.

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The Digital Approach Research Project 2017/2018: Resources and structures for online communications – Overall Findings

The World 100 Reputation Network set out to explore approaches to online communications at top global universities. The research explores budgets, teams, in-house capacity, outsourcing, approaches to monitoring and evaluating digital communications, policies and guidelines, internal training and more.

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The Digital Approach Research 2017/2018: Resources and structures for online communications – Executive Summary

The World 100 Reputation Network set out to explore approaches to online communications at top global universities. The research explores budgets, teams, in-house capacity, outsourcing, approaches to monitoring and evaluating digital communications, policies and guidelines, internal training and more.

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Riding The Tiger Research 2018/2019: Enhancing the role of reputation in international partnerships – Full Report

Our 2018/2019 Research project aimed to answer some key questions around the role of reputation in international partnerships. Members can download the full report here.

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Riding The Tiger Research 2018/2019: Enhancing the role of reputation in international partnerships – Executive Summary

Our 2018/2019 Research project aimed to answer some key questions around the role of reputation in international partnerships. Members can download the executive summary here.

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