UofG ranked among the best in the world for Arts & Humanities

Issued: Thu, 05 Mar 2020 10:00:37 GMT

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The Arts & Humanities at the University of Glasgow have risen six places to 62nd in the latest QS World University Rankings 2020.

The jump from 68th to 62nd in these latest QS Faculty and Subject rankings shows Arts & Humanities at the College of Arts made great strides across several measures including Citations per Paper and Academic Reputation

Professor Roibeard Ó Maolalaigh, Vice Principal and Head of the College of Arts, said: “This is the third year in a row that we have improved our world rankings in Arts & Humanities. – up six places to 62nd in the 2020 rankings.

“The College of Arts has a strong reputation and commitment to excellence in research and teaching.

“I would like to pay tribute to the dedication of colleagues who have ensured the College of Arts remains firmly in the top 100 of the Arts & Humanities subject rankings. We aim for excellence in all we do, and the ranking reflects our collaborative approach to working with other universities, schools, government, and industry, as well as cultural and heritage agencies.”

QS World University Rankings is an annual publication of university rankings by Quacquarelli Symonds that explore leading institutions by region and subject.

The strongest performing subject area in the rankings for the College of Arts is English Language & Literature, which has jumped up five places to 31st from 36th last year.

Full results for the QS World University Rankings 2020 - full results at www.TopUniversities.com/Subject-Rankings/2020