A waterside view of Stockholm

The subjects ranked among the top hundred worldwide were Linguistics (42), Environmental science (30), Geography (46), Social policy & Administration (31) and Sociology (33). Economics & Econometrics, Education, English Language & Literature, Philosophy, Media & Communication studies, Anthropology, Statistics & Operational Research, Biological Sciences and Earth & Marine Sciences were all ranked in the range 51 – 100.

Best in Sweden in Arts and Humanities

Stockholm University is, according to QS, the top university within Sweden for the area Arts and Humanities as well as number two in the area of Natural Sciences. Stockholm University also rank as the best nationally in Linguistics, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Earth & Marine Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Anthropology, Media & Communication studies, Education, Social policy & Administration and Sociology.

QS World University Rankings by Subject

QS Rankings are published annually by the British firm Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). Universities and subjects are ranked nationally and internationally. Together with Times Higher Education World University Rankings and the Academic Ranking of World Universities, QS is one of the most influential and trusted ranking lists.

QS World University Rankings by Subject