Mansoura University get the third level with ranking 800: 701 among the 1000 other universities as announced by The Chinese Shanghai Universities’ Ranking.
That puts Mansoura University in a position equal to Ain Shams University.
Since 2003, Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) has been presenting the world's top universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data. ARWU has been considered as the pioneer of global university rankings and the most validity one. This year, more than 2000 institutions were investigated, and the best 1000 universities in the world are declared.
ARWU adopts six main factors to rank universities all the world as follow: the number of alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, the number of articles published in journals of Nature and Science, the number of Highly Cited Researchers, the number of articles indexed in Science Citation Index, the number of articles indexed in Social Sciences Citation Index based on data in the Web of Science, and per capita performance.