QS World University Rankings by Subject 2013 - Communication & Media Studies

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Rankings
My Rank QS Rank QS Rank School Name Country QS Stars Rating Overall
Academic Reputation
Global survey of academics on the world's top universities.
Employer Reputation
Global survey of employers on the world's top universities.
Citations per Paper
Measures productivity for the last five years.
H-index Citations
Measures both the number of papers produced and the impact of the published work.
1000 1
United States
95.80
100 92.3 91.8 90.5
2000 2
United States
91.60
95.7 78.6 91.9 94
3000 3
United States
88.40
95.2 90.4 74.8 76.1
4000 4
Singapore
86.80
87.3 97.3 79.9 78.1
5000 5
United States
86.70
87.6 65 98.5 100
6000 6
United States
85.90
91.1 71.8 89 85
7000 7
Netherlands
85.80
86.9 78.1 91.6 87.8
8001 8=
United States
84.70
83.7 74.1 96.2 91.7
8002 8=
United States
84.70
80.1 95.9 91.4 81.7
10000 10
United States
83.70
83.5 87.7 80.1 81.7
11000 11
Singapore
83.30
78.4 89.4 85.9 87.8
12000 12
United States
80.30
72.8 96.3 82.9 81.7
13000 13
United States
79.30
79.4 83.2 76.9 76.1
14000 14
79.10
77.1 95.1 67.6 74
15000 15
United States
78.70
73.8 67.1 95.1 94
16000 16
Australia
75.90
75 91.9 66.9 66.4
17000 17
United States
75.60
77.2 62.2 78.3 83.4
18000 18
United States
75.20
64.1 78.8 90.8 91.7
19000 19
United Kingdom
74.40
86.6 59.4 58.3 66.4
20000 20
Australia
74.30
62 91.7 82.5 83.4
21000 21
Australia
73.70
69.8 90.4 68.9 69.2
22000 22
United States
73.50
72.5 91 64.2 63.4
23000 23
United States
73.20
61.6 84.7 81.6 86.4
24000 24
United Kingdom
73.10
51.2 100 100 87.8
25000 25
Denmark
72.60
75.9 83.2 52.6 63.4
26000 26
Australia
71.80
60.7 78 80.1 89.2
27000 27
Canada
71.60
71.8 84.8 54.4 66.4
28000 28
United States
71.40
70.9 66.8 73 76.1
29000 29
Hong Kong
71.20
63.3 85.7 76.3 74
30000 30
United Kingdom
71.00
67.6 74.1 75.5 74
31000 31
United States
70.80
58.9 78 88 85
32000 32
Norway
70.70
60.7 77.9 80.4 83.4
33000 33
United States
70.60
61 68 89.1 87.8
34000 34
United States
70.50
63.4 63.5 84.7 87.8
35000 35
United Kingdom
70.30
68.1 80 58.3 71.7
36000 36
Hong Kong
70.00
64.9 78.2 75.9 71.7
37000 37
Denmark
69.40
65.1 82.2 60.3 71.7
38000 38
United States
69.30
58.6 69.1 86.7 87.8
39000 39
Australia
69.10
58 93 71.5 71.7
40000 40
United States
69.00
52.2 84.8 86.6 86.4
41000 41
South Korea
68.90
62.3 84.1 76.9 66.4
42000 42
United States
68.80
64.9 60 80.1 81.7
43000 43
Finland
67.90
68.8 77.4 53.2 63.4
44000 44
Germany
67.60
78.1 66.4 39.9 56.1
45000 45
South Korea
67.50
55.1 84.5 82.4 74
46000 46
United States
67.40
53.8 77.1 86.9 81.7
47000 47
United Kingdom
67.30
62.7 69.5 72.2 74
48000 48
Brazil
67.20
67.7 77.4 58.3 60
49000 49
United States
66.90
63.7 48.6 85.8 83.4
50000 50
Japan
66.80
65.8 94.9 56.9 46.4
51001 51-100
United States
59.4 71.7 32.9 51.7
51002 51-100
United Kingdom
61.6 67.5 62.7 71.7
51003 51-100
United States
49 78.1 81.7 76.1
51004 51-100
Canada
60.8 62.7 52.9 51.7
51005 51-100
South Korea
60.4 80.2 53.8 56.1
51006 51-100
Belgium
50.6 79.2 72.1 76.1
51007 51-100
United Kingdom
56.8 85 50.5 60
51008 51-100
Australia
50.5 72.3 66.3 74
51009 51-100
United Kingdom
54.1 63.8 74.7 83.4
51010 51-100
Netherlands
56.8 75.8 52.6 63.4
51011 51-100
Sweden
61.6 83.3 60.7 60
51012 51-100
Australia
48.6 80.2 57.8 56.1
51013 51-100
Taiwan
42.3 78.6 77 69.2
51014 51-100
China
50.6 93.9 65.3 66.4
51015 51-100
United States
54.6 74.6 70.7 74
51016 51-100
United Kingdom
49.9 66.7 67 66.4
51017 51-100
Netherlands
58 63.7 70.1 78.1
51018 51-100
Australia
52.3 87.1 54.4 66.4
51019 51-100
Italy
58.6 79 55.6 40
51020 51-100
South Korea
51.8 88.7 72.9 69.2
51021 51-100
Canada
53.9 70.4 57.6 60
51022 51-100
Sweden
71.3 70.6 50.5 51.7
51023 51-100
South Korea
46.6 84.5 63.4 51.7
51024 51-100
United States
44.7 72.2 75.7 76.1
51025 51-100
United States
57.7 57.2 85.9 87.8
51026 51-100
United Kingdom
44.9 84.3 67.2 71.7
51027 51-100
United Kingdom
50.7 84.9 45.3 56.1
51028 51-100
Spain
53.1 86.2 27.8 51.7
51029 51-100
Spain
57.1 72.5 36.8 51.7
51030 51-100
Italy
55.2 78.4 72.6 71.7
51031 51-100
Spain
57.7 70.3 53.2 60
51032 51-100
Canada
45.5 69.6 68.1 76.1
51033 51-100
United Kingdom
65.9 81.5 51.9 56.1
51034 51-100
United Kingdom
48.6 81.4 76.3 74
51035 51-100
United States
56.6 56.1 64.9 63.4
51036 51-100
United States
59.8 45.5 87.3 85
51037 51-100
United States
46.2 86.3 51.2 60
51038 51-100
United States
50.5 68.4 65.9 66.4
51039 51-100
United Kingdom
55.1 53.4 77.9 78.1
51040 51-100
Belgium
46.7 77.5 69.9 71.7
51041 51-100
United Kingdom
63.5 79.4 60.9 63.4
51042 51-100
Hong Kong
58.5 92.4 53.5 66.4
51043 51-100
United States
47.5 68.8 65.3 69.2
51044 51-100
United States
76.1 43 59.2 66.4
51045 51-100
United States
51.7 55.3 75 74
51046 51-100
United Kingdom
65.7 62.6 43.7 60
51047 51-100
Finland
60.2 73 50.9 63.4
51048 51-100
Estonia
58.9 33 64.7 78.1
51049 51-100
United States
46.2 66.2 86.5 87.8
51050 51-100
Netherlands
58.9 68.8 67 74
51051 51-100
Netherlands
44 76.2 67.7 66.4
101001 101-150
Greece
37.5 66.7 64.5 63.4
101002 101-150
United States
36.7 58.6 78.9 81.7
101003 101-150
United States
34.3 72.7 71.8 71.7
101004 101-150
China
40.5 87.9 60.3 63.4
101005 101-150
United States
43.1 77.5 68.8 63.4
101006 101-150
Australia
40.6 80.3 43.1 56.1
101007 101-150
South Korea
31.2 72.2 79.3 66.4
101008 101-150
Hong Kong
49.5 66.4 43.1 56.1
101009 101-150
United States
46.2 69.2 57.1 63.4
101010 101-150
Germany
59.9 78.9 17.9 46.4
101011 101-150
New Zealand
42.1 81.5 35 56.1
101012 101-150
Japan
51.2 73.6 43.7 46.4
101013 101-150
Japan
39.7 77.9 50.5 51.7
101014 101-150
Germany
46.7 76.2 61.8 60
101015 101-150
United States
44.8 56.2 75.6 78.1
101016 101-150
China
31.5 88.4 66.6 63.4
101017 101-150
United States
53.8 41.1 68.4 74
101018 101-150
Germany
49.3 56.2 52.3 60
101019 101-150
United States
37.1 45.8 73.7 78.1
101020 101-150
New Zealand
43.5 88.4 48.1 56.1
101021 101-150
United Kingdom
38.7 69.6 67.9 69.2
101022 101-150
Canada
41.9 67.2 60.7 60
101023 101-150
China
34 92 66.4 66.4
101024 101-150
Brazil
56.9 59.3 47.2 51.7
101026 101-150
Canada
58.5 54 52.9 46.4
101027 101-150
United States
51.2 42.3 54.4 60
101028 101-150
United States
47.4 57.8 55.8 66.4
101029 101-150
Belgium
46.4 71.6 52.3 66.4
101030 101-150
Norway
51.5 74 42.5 56.1
101031 101-150
United States
34.8 69.4 71 71.7
101032 101-150
New Zealand
46.3 77.6 48.9 56.1
101033 101-150
Switzerland
49.1 65.4 52.9 51.7
101034 101-150
United Kingdom
47 57.9 50.1 56.1
101035 101-150
United Kingdom
37.9 66.5 59 71.7
101036 101-150
United States
35.8 59 92 83.4
101037 101-150
United States
50.6 61.3 47.2 51.7
101038 101-150
United States
46.2 71 51.6 46.4
101039 101-150
New Zealand
32.8 78.9 58.3 71.7
101040 101-150
United Kingdom
61.1 46.4 61.1 51.7
101041 101-150
Australia
51.5 81.9 49.3 46.4
101042 101-150
United States
41.2 55.8 71.9 76.1
101043 101-150
Netherlands
37.2 56.3 69.4 76.1
101044 101-150
United Kingdom
34 71.9 67.9 63.4
101045 101-150
Switzerland
37.3 72.4 69.2 74
101046 101-150
Sweden
46.7 77.1 29.3 46.4
101047 101-150
New Zealand
43.3 83.5 45.3 60
101048 101-150
Japan
46.5 87.2 43.1 51.7
101049 101-150
Canada
42.3 63.6 60.1 69.2
151001 151-200
Denmark
30.1 75 64.4 63.4
151002 151-200
Finland
20.9 78.6 67.6 56.1
151003 151-200
Canada
39.1 63.5 54.4 60
151004 151-200
Thailand
42.8 76.5 27.8 20
151005 151-200
South Korea
26.5 61.8 67 60
151006 151-200
China
55.5 56.2 20.5 40
151007 151-200
Australia
23.1 80.5 68.6 66.4
151008 151-200
Canada
38.3 52.6 61.8 60
151009 151-200
Australia
46.9 69.6 24.6 40
151010 151-200
United States
40.3 45.3 53.8 60
151011 151-200
Netherlands
28.3 79.3 52.9 60
151012 151-200
Israel
38.1 56.9 54.4 63.4
151013 151-200
South Korea
50.1 40.4 58.5 56.1
151014 151-200
South Korea
29.7 81.7 64.4 60
151015 151-200
Canada
29 62.6 58.8 66.4
151016 151-200
China
34.6 71.5 59.8 56.1
151017 151-200
Taiwan
33.9 64.1 56.6 66.4
151018 151-200
Taiwan
21 63.2 76.2 76.1
151019 151-200
Norway
27.1 68.1 48.9 60
151020 151-200
South Korea
40.6 65 44.8 56.1
151021 151-200
United Kingdom
37.2 67.4 44.8 56.1
151022 151-200
Canada
37.4 55.6 57.4 56.1
151023 151-200
South Korea
27 75.2 55.3 56.1
151024 151-200
South Africa
36.7 72.3 51.2 56.1
151025 151-200
Australia
32.6 73.7 49.3 51.7
151026 151-200
Germany
36.6 77.7 57.6 46.4
151027 151-200
Australia
27.3 74 52.6 60
151028 151-200
Australia
39.7 77.3 43.7 46.4
151029 151-200
Spain
31.9 64.9 41.3 56.1
151030 151-200
Brazil
38.9 49.3 39.2 56.1
151031 151-200
Germany
38.9 70.4 37.6 46.4
151032 151-200
Spain
34.9 57.2 36.8 56.1
151033 151-200
Belgium
37 81.7 59.4 40
151034 151-200
Malaysia
40.9 78.9 46.8 31.7
151035 151-200
United States
22.5 57.2 84.8 89.2
151036 151-200
Romania
41.8 73.2 24.6 40
151037 151-200
Canada
30.9 69.3 54.7 63.4
151038 151-200
United States
29.1 66.1 73.1 76.1
151039 151-200
United Kingdom
41 45.9 56.1 56.1
151040 151-200
Slovenia
41.3 60.1 49.3 60
151041 151-200
United States
41 25.4 65 63.4
151042 151-200
United States
27.5 55.6 68.7 74
151043 151-200
Canada
37.7 54.5 65.9 69.2
151044 151-200
United States
25.3 53.3 73 78.1
151045 151-200
United Kingdom
24.7 67.6 77.2 76.1
151046 151-200
United States
22 69.6 65.6 71.7
151047 151-200
Belgium
26 80.7 54.4 60
151048 151-200
United States
36.9 46.4 70.2 76.1
151049 151-200
China
38.4 75.1 46.5 51.7
151050 151-200
China
39.1 69.6 58.5 46.4