The Times Higher Education
), formerly Times Higher Education Supplement
), is a weekly British magazine based in London
reporting specifically on news and other issues related to higher education
. It is the United Kingdom
's leading higher education news publication.
From its first edition, in 1971, to 2008, the THE was published in newspaper
format. On 10 January 2008 the publication was relaunched as a magazine which continues currently. It is published by TSL Education Ltd., which was, until October 2005, a division of News International
The magazine is edited by Ann Mroz. Phil Baty is the deputy editor, and is responsible for international coverage and the Times Higher Education
website. He is also the editor of the annual World University Rankings.
The magazine features a fictional satirical column, the "Poppletonian", which reflects on life at the fictional Poppleton University
. The column is written by Laurie Taylor
In 2011 Times Higher Education
was awarded the titles of Weekly Business Magazine of the Year and Media Business Brand of the Year by the Professional Publishers Association
Times Higher Education World University Rankings
Times Higher Education
has been known for publishing the Times Higher Education-QS World University Rankings
, which first appeared in November 2004, with new rankings published annually.Times Higher Education-QS World University......