Geography (25), Environmental Science (28), Linguistics (42), Social Policy & Administration (43), Sociology (49), Anthropology, Archaeology, Biological Sciences, Communication & Media Studies, Earth & Marine Sciences, Economics & Econometrics, Education, Law, Modern Languages and Philosophy (51- 100) all ranked within the top one hundred.

Eleven top subjects in Sweden

As many as eleven of the fifteen subjects also ranked as number one in Sweden. Stockholm University has Sweden's top research and education within Anthropology, Communication & Media Studies, Earth & Marine Sciences, Education, Environmental Science, Law, Linguistics, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Social Policy & Administration and Sociology.

QS World University Rankings by Subject 2015

QS Rankings are published annually by the British Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). The ranking contains both international and national ranking tables and is considered one of the three most widely used and influential university rankings in the world, along with the Times Higher Education World University Rankings and the Academic Ranking of World Universities.

In this edition of the QS World University Rankings by Subject, 4,226 universities were evaluated and of these, 945 institutions were ranked. The full subject ranking list is available here: