In the newly released 2018 Times Higher Education World University Rankings by subject Stockholm University is found at position 45 in “Law”, the best position in Sweden. For “Social sciences” Stockholm University is ranked 76 and the place within “Business and economics” is in the interval 101-125, which tops the ranking among universities in Sweden.

The Times Higher Education (THE) subject ranking uses the same performance indicators as the flagship World University Rankings but are recalibrated with different weightings to suit each field.

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings is a global performance table that judges research-intensive universities across all their core missions: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.