Top universities in the world subject-wise
Posted on December 21, 2019
Studying abroad can be a life-transforming experience. With the right guidance, you can ensure that you get the best overseas education that you can hope for. When it comes to creditable rankings of the global universities, QS Rankings stand way above the rest. If is indeed worth your while to see as to which countries are at the top globally subject-wise before you zone into the perfect university for you.
QS stands for Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), a British company specializing in education. Published annually, QS World University Rankings rank individual institutions’ strengths based on comparative data collection and analysis.
What is the QS World University Rankings?
In addition to publishing the global overall rankings, the QS World University Rankings also publishes individual subject rankings in 48 different subjects as well as 5 composite faculty areas.
Independent regional tables – the Arab Region, Asia, Emerging Europe, Central Asia, and Latin America – are also published by QS.
Who are the top in QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019?
The Top 50 list compiled subject-wise of the global leaders – that is, 48 different subjects as well as 5 composite faculty areas (total 53) — includes the following:
|Sl. No.||Subject||Top #1 Institution in the Subject||Location of the Institution|
|1||Arts & Humanities||University of Oxford||UK|
|2||Archaeology||University of Oxford||UK|
|3||Architecture / Built Environment||The Bartlett School of Architecture | UCL (University College London)||UK|
|4||Art & Design||Royal College of Art||UK|
|5||Classics & Ancient History||Sapienza – Università di Roma||Italy|
|6||English Language & Literature||University of Oxford||UK|
|7||Modern Languages||Harvard University||US|
|8||Performing Arts||Juilliard School||US|
|10||Linguistics||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
|11||Philosophy||University of Pittsburgh||US|
|12||Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies||Harvard University||US|
|13||Engineering & Technology||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
|14||Computer Science & Information System||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
|15||Engineering – Chemical||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
|16||Engineering – Civil & Structural||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
|17||Engineering – Electrical & Electronic||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
|18||Engineering – Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
|19||Engineering – Mineral & Mining||Colorado School of Mines||US|
|20||Life Sciences & Medicine||Harvard University||US|
|21||Agriculture & Forestry||Wageningen University NL||Netherlands|
|22||Anatomy & Physiology||University of Cambridge||UK|
|23||Biological Sciences||Harvard University||US|
|26||Nursing||University of Pennsylvania||US|
|27||Pharmacy & Pharmacology||University of Oxford||UK|
|29||Veterinary Science||Royal Veterinary College, University of London||UK|
|30||Natural Sciences||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
|31||Chemistry||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
|32||Earth & Marine Sciences||ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)||Switzerland|
|33||Environmental Sciences||Stanford University||US|
|34||Geography||University of Oxford||UK|
|35||Materials Science||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
|36||Mathematics||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
|37||Physics & Astronomy||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
|38||Social Sciences & Management||Harvard University||US|
|39||Accounting & Finance||Harvard University||US|
|40||Anthropology||University of Oxford||UK|
|41||Business & Management Studies||Harvard University||US|
|42||Communication & Media Studies||University of Amsterdam||Netherlands|
|43||Development Studies||University of Sussex||UK|
|44||Economics & Econometrics||Harvard University||US|
|45||Education||UCL Institute of Education | University College London||UK|
|46||Hospitality & Leisure Management||Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne||Switzerland|
|48||Library & Information Management||University of British Columbia||Canada|
|49||Politics & International Studies||Harvard University||US|
|50||Social Policy & Administration||London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)||UK|
|52||Sports-related Subjects||Loughborough University||UK|
|53||Statistics & Operational Research||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)||US|
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