CEU's degree programs in the fields of politics and international studies were ranked 42nd in the world according to the latest Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) subject ranking, published March 8. CEU also regained its spot in the rankings in law, at 151-200, last held in 2015.
CEU was ranked in seven subjects. CEU maintained its rankings in the top 100 in philosophy, sociology and social policy and administration. History maintained its ranking in the top 150. In economics and econometrics, CEU kept its spot in the top 151-200 for the third year in a row.
The QS World University Rankings by Subject were created in response to a demand for more detail than provided by the company’s overall rankings, which are released in the fall each year. In the subject rankings, universities are ranked based on academic reputation, employer reputation, and research citations, with weightings tailored to each subject.