QS World University Rankings by Subject 2013 - Philosophy

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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 Kingdom
98.50
100 97.1 89.1 86
2000 2
United Kingdom
87.20
86.5 100 85.4 75.4
3000 3
United States
86.70
87.7 83.2 92.6 71.2
4000 4
United States
86.10
87.3 77.6 86.2 82.7
5000 5
United States
83.00
82.8 75 94 92.1
6000 6
United States
81.80
79.1 88.1 93.8 100
7000 7
United States
81.50
89.1 22.4 84.1 75.4
8000 8
United States
80.60
82.6 48.6 100 92.1
9000 9
United States
80.50
79.4 87.5 89.5 75.4
10000 10
Australia
80.00
78.3 81.1 93.2 92.1
11000 11
Canada
78.50
79.1 73.7 85 71.2
12000 12
United Kingdom
77.00
77.1 77.1 81 71.2
13000 13
United Kingdom
76.30
76.1 93.7 65.1 56.5
14000 14
United States
76.20
73.6 95.3 84.8 71.2
15000 15
United States
74.40
75.8 73.7 72 56.5
16000 16
United Kingdom
73.20
70.8 92.1 75.7 71.2
17000 17
China
72.80
75.4 88.9 37 35.6
18000 18
Canada
71.70
73.2 71.9 61.6 56.5
19000 19
United States
71.60
71.9 64.7 81.4 71.2
20000 20
United States
71.00
72.1 74.4 60.8 56.5
21000 21
United States
70.90
68.8 91.2 78.3 56.5
22000 22
United Kingdom
70.80
66.5 90.1 88.6 82.7
23000 23
United Kingdom
70.30
67 90 82.5 71.2
24000 24
Germany
70.00
79 31.8 37 35.6
25000 25
Germany
69.10
73.9 58.1 48.6 35.6
26000 26
France
68.80
72.8 67.9 40.3 35.6
27000 27
Belgium
68.60
69.2 69.1 69.3 56.5
28000 28
France
68.50
70.2 82.4 45.6 35.6
29000 29
China
68.40
68.5 81.8 72 35.6
30000 30
Hong Kong
68.00
66.6 88.7 60.3 56.5
31000 31
China
67.80
71 77.4 30.2 35.6
32000 32
Mexico
67.30
71.1 62 47.7 35.6
33000 33
United States
67.10
66.3 81.6 61.6 56.5
34000 34
Germany
64.90
70.3 50.6 37 35.6
35001 35=
France
64.80
67.8 56.6 54.2 43.5
35002 35=
Canada
64.80
63.3 76.4 68.6 61.9
37000 37
Australia
64.50
63.1 79.2 65.8 56.5
38001 38=
Australia
63.40
60.2 87.3 73.7 56.5
38002 38=
United Kingdom
63.40
59.4 83.8 78.9 71.2
40000 40
United States
63.20
63.3 77.9 58.8 35.6
41000 41
Brazil
62.60
65.4 66.9 37 35.6
42000 42
United States
62.40
61.3 68.7 74.2 56.5
43000 43
Hong Kong
62.30
62.1 85.1 45.6 35.6
44000 44
Brazil
62.10
68.2 66.2 18.5
45000 45
United States
61.80
59 68.3 83.3 71.2
46000 46
United States
61.10
60.9 40.5 83.5 82.7
47001 47=
Germany
61.00
70.3 58.8 35.6
47002 47=
Netherlands
61.00
59.5 55.5 85.3 71.2
49001 49=
New Zealand
60.90
59.8 79.3 67.1 35.6
49002 49=
Switzerland
60.90
64.7 49.2 49.5 35.6
51001 51-100
China
52 84.1 37
51002 51-100
United Kingdom
69.1 61.6 35.6
51003 51-100
Hungary
64 41.1 41.8 35.6
51004 51-100
United States
57.5 72.8 74.2 56.5
51005 51-100
United Kingdom
47.5 76.5 65.1 56.5
51006 51-100
Germany
60.4 42.5 18.5
51007 51-100
Netherlands
59.3 79.7 30.2 35.6
51008 51-100
Australia
57.2 62.8 57.2 35.6
51009 51-100
Taiwan
57.9 66.9 30.2 35.6
51010 51-100
Singapore
47.7 73.5 58.8 43.5
51011 51-100
United States
58.5 69.8 82.3 56.5
51012 51-100
United States
57.4 76.5 58.8 35.6
51013 51-100
United States
57.4 78.2 72.9 56.5
51014 51-100
Canada
49.6 68.1 48.6 35.6
51015 51-100
Sweden
57.8 74.6 67.1 56.5
51016 51-100
Australia
54.7 54 30.2 35.6
51017 51-100
United Kingdom
50.8 81.6 85.9 71.2
51018 51-100
53 95.1 83.9 56.5
51019 51-100
Australia
55.5 83.1 54.2 35.6
51020 51-100
Australia
54 86.4 49.5 35.6
51021 51-100
United Kingdom
47.5 65.7 72 71.2
51022 51-100
United Kingdom
51.2 82 76.3 71.2
51023 51-100
Canada
60.9 67.3 30.2 35.6
51024 51-100
Argentina
65.3 68.6
51025 51-100
Brazil
53.8 45.9 37 35.6
51026 51-100
Brazil
61.1 36
51027 51-100
Italy
52 81 18.5
51028 51-100
Spain
56.5 49.2 65.1 56.5
51029 51-100
Germany
61.9 18.5
51030 51-100
Germany
60.8 32.6 37 35.6
51031 51-100
Austria
64.9 57.8 18.5
51032 51-100
Belgium
56.8 87 30.2 35.6
51033 51-100
Canada
60 60.8 43.2 35.6
51034 51-100
Canada
49.9 52.2 65.1 43.5
51035 51-100
Canada
53.5 71.4 58.8 43.5
51036 51-100
United States
55.8 67.2 91.8 71.2
51037 51-100
United States
49 66.8 72.4 43.5
51038 51-100
New Zealand
55.4 60.4 27.1 14.8
51039 51-100
Denmark
53.6 66 45.6 35.6
51040 51-100
Finland
57.1 69.6 58.3 35.6
51041 51-100
United Kingdom
48.3 68.6 95.1 82.7
51042 51-100
United States
60.3 49.7 79.1 71.2
51043 51-100
Norway
52.9 77 30.2 35.6
51044 51-100
New Zealand
53.5 57.7 51.2 35.6
51045 51-100
Canada
54.6 30 48.6 35.6
51046 51-100
United States
50.2 70.1 51.2 35.6
51047 51-100
United States
49.2 77.5 84.4 82.7
51048 51-100
United States
45.7 67.6 87.5 82.7
51049 51-100
New Zealand
49.2 79 51.2 35.6
51050 51-100
China
58.8 45.9 30.2 35.6
101001 101-150
United States
51.5 50.8 30.2
101002 101-150
Czech Republic
49.1 47.8 64.1 56.5
101003 101-150
United States
50.1 37.2 70.5 56.5
101004 101-150
Germany
52.3 37.8 27.1 14.8
101005 101-150
Netherlands
47.4 66.5 37
101006 101-150
United States
45.3 57.3 43.2 35.6
101007 101-150
Germany
55
101008 101-150
United States
46.6 71.7 58.8 35.6
101009 101-150
United States
43.7 69.9 66.5 56.5
101010 101-150
United States
47.9 54 41.8 35.6
101011 101-150
Canada
46.3 63.3 45.6 35.6
101012 101-150
United States
42.6 62.8 56.1 43.5
101013 101-150
United States
44.9 68.8 75.3 71.2
101014 101-150
China
54.8 60.1
101015 101-150
Germany
49.8 43 45.6 35.6
101016 101-150
Italy
52.9 54.4 18.5
101017 101-150
China
48.8 70.3 18.5
101018 101-150
United Kingdom
44.5 78.5 75.7 56.5
101019 101-150
Ireland
47.8 68.1 48.6 35.6
101020 101-150
United States
48.1 62.7 52 35.6
101021 101-150
Spain
47 42.8
101022 101-150
Chile
48.7 40.7
101023 101-150
Argentina
46.7 58.5
101024 101-150
Italy
48 69.1 32.7 14.8
101025 101-150
Italy
47.3 68.9 38.7 35.6
101026 101-150
Spain
42.3 42.7 63.3 35.6
101027 101-150
Ireland
39.6 79.9 32.7 35.6
101028 101-150
United Kingdom
46.7 75.8 60.3 35.6
101029 101-150
United States
44.4 56.5 65.1 56.5
101030 101-150
United States
42.5 36.6 81 56.5
101031 101-150
United States
42.1 63.1 73.3 56.5
101032 101-150
United States
43.1 71.8 53.5 56.5
101033 101-150
Belgium
38.3 69.7 61.6 43.5
101034 101-150
United Kingdom
43.9 73.1 38.7 35.6
101035 101-150
Netherlands
42.6 71.8 76.8 71.2
101036 101-150
United States
39.6 73.5 51.2 35.6
101037 101-150
United States
40.8 48.2 72 56.5
101038 101-150
United States
41.1 53.1 63.3 56.5
101039 101-150
United Kingdom
40.9 57.5 78.8 71.2
101040 101-150
United Kingdom
44.3 62 71.2 56.5
101041 101-150
Finland
42.3 57.7 45.6 35.6
101042 101-150
United States
46.5 68 69.7 56.5
101043 101-150
Canada
46.9 60.3 37 35.6
101044 101-150
United Kingdom
38.9 70.1 61.6 35.6
101045 101-150
Switzerland
45.7 45.9 67.7 43.5
101046 101-150
Netherlands
55.3 55.5 35.6
101047 101-150
Netherlands
40.9 63 38.7 35.6
101048 101-150
United States
43.5 42.2 67.4 56.5
101049 101-150
Canada
47.2 57.2 52 43.5
101050 101-150
China
46.8 72.5
151001 151-200
Denmark
31.7 64.3 55.5 43.5
151002 151-200
United States
36.4 67 56.1 35.6
151003 151-200
Turkey
36.6 44.7 30.2
151004 151-200
United States
35.4 45.5 37 35.6
151005 151-200
United States
38.5 61.1 62.1 35.6
151006 151-200
United States
44.3 30.2 35.6
151007 151-200
Israel
37.9 49.9 56.7 43.5
151008 151-200
Hong Kong
34.8 66.3
151009 151-200
Australia
34.4 60 30.2 35.6
151010 151-200
United Kingdom
37.4 61.6 50.4 35.6
151011 151-200
Chile
39.2 56.6
151012 151-200
United Kingdom
30 71.9 30.2 35.6
151013 151-200
Netherlands
43.2 29.9 18.5
151014 151-200
Germany
44.6
151015 151-200
United States
39.5 18.2 79.2 71.2
151016 151-200
Israel
34.2 49.4 52.8 43.5
151017 151-200
United States
33.8 39 61.6 35.6
151018 151-200
United States
34.6 76.1 52 35.6
151019 151-200
Netherlands
45.9 30.2 35.6
151020 151-200
Spain
41.1 51.5 37 35.6
151021 151-200
Spain
42.6 43.2
151022 151-200
Spain
41.1 56.5 18.5
151023 151-200
Spain
38.7 66.2 56.5
151024 151-200
Brazil
41.2 59.5
151025 151-200
Brazil
42.4 39.9 37 35.6
151026 151-200
Spain
42.4 53.5 35.6
151027 151-200
Germany
35.8 48.9 30.2 35.6
151028 151-200
Switzerland
39.4 37 35.6
151029 151-200
Belgium
35.1 67.9 30.2 35.6
151030 151-200
United States
40.2 59.3 35.6
151031 151-200
United Kingdom
38.4 41.1 55.5 35.6
151032 151-200
Switzerland
41.2 57.2 56.5
151033 151-200
Canada
39.4 61.8 43.2 35.6
151034 151-200
South Africa
38.1 59.1 18.5
151035 151-200
United States
28.5 62.7 77.3 71.2
151036 151-200
United Kingdom
41.2 41.4 23.3 14.8
151037 151-200
United Kingdom
33.9 63.6 49.5 35.6
151038 151-200
United Kingdom
28.2 62.3 71.7 71.2
151039 151-200
Switzerland
42.4 53.1 18.5
151040 151-200
Slovenia
41 37 35.6
151041 151-200
United States
33.4 40.9 78.9 71.2
151042 151-200
United States
32.1 69.4 83.6 82.7
151043 151-200
United States
43.5 68 56.5
151044 151-200
United States
35 43.3 57.2 35.6
151045 151-200
United Kingdom
29.5 55.3 64.1 43.5
151046 151-200
United States
35.6 85.3 82.7
151047 151-200
United Kingdom
37.7 33.6 72 35.6
151048 151-200
United States
34.2 35.5 56.7 43.5
151049 151-200
Canada
46.4 21.3
151050 151-200
United States
33.4 51 65.8 61.9