URAP-TR: a national ranking for Turkish universities based on academic performance

  title={URAP-TR: a national ranking for Turkish universities based on academic performance},
  author={Oguzhan Alasehir and Murat Perit Çakır and Cengiz Acart{\"u}rk and Nazife Baykal and Ural Akbulut},
This study describes the basic methodological approach and the results of URAP-TR, the first national ranking system for Turkish universities. URAP-TR is based on objective bibliometric data resources and includes both size-dependent and size-independent indicators that balance total academic performance with performance per capita measures. In the context of Turkish national university rankings, the paper discusses the implications of employing multiple size-independent and size-dependent… 

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