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QS subject ranking: a metrics approach webinar

Register now to learn more about world university rankings, strategies, and directions to improve international rankings.

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We are thrilled to invite you to the most insightful webinar, QS subject ranking: A metrics approach.

Register now to learn more about world university rankings, strategies, and directions to improve international rankings. QS subject ranking webinar is tailored exclusively for university leaders and researchers, who aim to enhance their research impact and visibility and achieve better rankings.

This Webinar will provide you with in-depth insights that will empower you to understand domestic and foreign research performance. Also, this will be a unique opportunity get your research endeavours evaluated by our SciVal experts.

Thursday, November 23rd, 2023.

Time: 3pm IST

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  1. Utilizing data to strengthen research and development - Analytical tools to enhance your research journey - Shubhra Dutta (20 mins)

  2. SciVal, an accurate system for benchmarking and strategize ranking parameters in MAHE's journey - Evidence-based approach by MAHE - Prof K Santosh (20 mins)

  3. Global Trends in QS Subject Specific Ranking & Ranking Metrix (Methodology) - The data-driven insights on subject specific QS rankings - Chris James (20 mins)

  4. Q&A (15 mins)

Dr Shubhra Dutta

Diverse work experience from teaching and research in academia to research, consulting, and strategic business development in corporate sector.

Has a master’s degree in biotechnology from IIT Roorkee and Doctorate from Jawaharlal Nehru University, India.

Currently working with Elsevier for the past 6 years as a consultant supporting researchers and institutes in their quest for research excellence

Dr Shubhra Dutta, Consultant, Research Intelligence, Elsevier, SA

Dr. Santhosh KV

Dr. Santhosh KV received by Bachelor's and master’s in engineering from VTU, Belgaum, and PhD from National Institute of Technology, Silchar. His research interest is in Sensors.

He has published over 100 publications in peer reviewed journals and delivered several technical talks. He is serving as reviewer and editorial board member for several peer reviewed journals. As a

Deputy Director Research he takes cares of library subscription activities and the coordinator for institutional open access agreements

Dr Santhosh KV, Deputy Director Research, MAHE

Chris James

Chris James(opens in new tab/window) is a Principal Product Manager for SciVal, part of the team responsible for the design and development of new features, to help their global customer base meet their research strategy challenges. He was responsible for the launch of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in SciVal, has launched the QS and THE Rankings on SciVal and is currently working with his customers to deliver new data and metrics, to help provide evidence of societal impact.

Chris joined Elsevier in Amsterdam in 2004, where he has also held roles in the company’s sales and product marketing teams.

Chris James, Principal Product Manager, SciVal, Amsterdam