(Madison, WI) -- U-W Madison is ranked the 32nd most prestigious university in the world.
That's according to the annual Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings, which has the Wisconsin flagship campus three places higher than in 2016. Published academics were asked to rank no more than 15 schools for research and teachings in their respective fields. More than one-thousand experts from 137 countries responded -- and in general, they've been giving higher ranks to Asia's top universities. As an example, Tsinghua University in China made this year's Top 15 for the first time.