UA joins big schools in Unirank’s top 200 universities
University of Antique (UA) took a big leap this year in the university rankings of the most popular universities in the country by placing 143rd in Unirank’s 2021 Philippine University ranking.
In 2018, Unirank placed UA in the 204th rank among the top universities in the country which are popular in online searches and maintain substantial web and social media metrics.
Since 2019, UA has maintained a considerable web and social media presence through its huge following on Facebook and regular dynamic posts on its website.
The Information and Publication office provides content for the UA website and its official Facebook page while the Management Information System office is in-charge with maintenance and technical management of the website and the learning management system (lms).
Additionally, digital journalism contributed in UA’s higher ranking as The PRISM, its official student publication, started uploading its content on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, and maintained a blogsite on WordPress since July 2019.
As the leading international higher education directory and search engine featuring reviews and rankings, Unirank estimates popularity rankings of more than 13,000 officially universities around the world.
Unirank includes worldwide higher education institutions that are officially recognized, licensed and/or accredited by national or regional bodies such as Ministries of Higher Education or government-recognized accrediting organizations, officially licensed or authorized to grant at least four-year undergraduate degrees (Bachelor’s Degrees) and/or postgraduate degrees (Master’s and Doctoral Degrees), and provide higher education courses mainly in a traditional face-to-face learning format delivered through on-site facilities.
Publishing university rankings since 2005, Unirank utilized an algorithm including 5 unbiased and independent web metrics extracted from 4 different web intelligence sources, namely Moz Domain Authority, Alexa Global Rank, SimilarWeb Global Rank, Majestic Referring Domains, and Majestic Trust Flow.
Topping the charts are the leading universities in Manila such as University of the Philippines Diliman, Ateneo de Manila University, University of Santo Tomas, De La Salle University, and University of the Philippines System. | IAP