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Stockholm University top 50 in the world within four subjects

The QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022 places Stockholm University within the global top 50 in four subjects, and number one in Sweden in five subjects. The highest ranked subject is Environmental Science where Stockholm University is ranked 28 in the world.

The QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022 cover a total of 51 disciplines, grouped into five broad subject areas. In the broad subject areas, Stockholm University is number one in Sweden within Natural Sciences (76 in the world) as well as within Arts & Humanities (108 in the world).


Four subjects ranked within the top 50

Four subjects at Stockholm University are ranked among the top 50 in the world:
•    Environmental Sciences (28)
•    Social Policy & Administration (31)
•    Sociology (38)
•    Geography (48) 


Five top subjects in Sweden

Stockholm University has Sweden’s top research and education within Environmental Sciences, Linguistics, Philosophy, Social Policy & Administration and Sociology. On top of that, Stockholm University is ranked first within Sweden, together with one or sometimes two other Swedish universities,  in ten subjects: Anthropology, Archaeology, English Language & Literature, Modern Languages, Earth and Marine Sciences, Geology, Geophysics, Education and Training, Psychology and Communication and Media Studies.

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