QS World University Rankings by Subject 2013 - Politics & International 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
94.20
88.6 100 98 100
2000 2
United Kingdom
93.00
91.1 94.6 98.6 94
3000 3
United States
89.20
100 75.1 94.9 87.2
4000 4
United Kingdom
87.70
84.4 90.6 94.3 90.7
5000 5
United States
87.10
93.8 77 98 90.7
6000 6
Australia
85.60
87.1 82.7 91.3 87.2
7000 7
United Kingdom
85.20
80.8 95.7 71.2 59.5
8000 8
United States
80.20
82.6 74.8 88.9 90.7
9000 9
Japan
79.00
74.4 96.4 27.4 37.6
10001 10=
Singapore
76.60
69.5 91.6 57.4 45.9
10002 10=
United States
76.60
82 67.2 83.5 90.7
12000 12
Hong Kong
75.80
68.6 92.3 53.1 37.6
13000 13
Japan
75.50
72.3 89.1 36.6 37.6
14000 14
United States
74.50
72.2 74.2 83.6 90.7
15000 15
United States
73.50
81.4 65.8 63.6 65.2
16000 16
France
72.60
90.6 57.5 39.8 45.9
17000 17
United Kingdom
71.30
65.9 74.3 89.3 83.5
18000 18
Canada
71.00
77.7 61.3 77.5 75.1
19000 19
United States
70.70
86.3 53.2 65.4 59.5
20000 20
70.20
63.1 80.3 64.9 65.2
21000 21
United States
69.20
69.6 65.9 80.4 79.4
22000 22
China
68.90
58.4 96 9.6 15.6
23001 23=
United Kingdom
68.80
64.2 70.4 87.8 83.5
23002 23=
China
68.80
57.6 89.1 40.5 45.9
25000 25
China
68.40
62.4 84.2 24.8 45.9
26000 26
United States
68.30
58 81.1 68.1 70.4
27001 27=
United Kingdom
68.20
62 74.1 77 75.1
27002 27=
Australia
68.20
63.8 83.5 29.8 27.7
29000 29
United States
67.60
68.6 68.8 61.9 53.1
30000 30
United States
67.50
73.8 55.1 80.6 90.7
31001 31=
Ireland
67.10
70.2 66.3 56.3 53.1
31002 31=
United States
67.10
63.8 73.9 48.4 65.2
33000 33
United Kingdom
67.00
65.9 71.3 63.9 45.9
34000 34
Australia
66.10
52.6 87.8 55.2 37.6
35000 35
Netherlands
66.00
74.9 54.7 68.7 65.2
36000 36
United States
65.70
80.7 43.7 73.2 83.5
37000 37
United States
65.20
55.8 76.7 56.7 75.1
38000 38
Canada
65.00
65.9 67.3 49 53.1
39000 39
Denmark
64.90
60.2 70.3 67.8 65.2
40000 40
New Zealand
64.80
55.6 84.7 33.9 27.7
41000 41
New Zealand
64.30
59 71.5 64.7 59.5
42000 42
Hungary
63.90
68.1 69.8 21.8 15.6
43000 43
Canada
63.70
61.2 64 75.3 75.1
44000 44
France
63.40
58.2 70.7 68.3 53.1
45000 45
Hong Kong
63.10
59.8 70.9 51.8 45.9
46000 46
Australia
62.90
43.7 88.2 49.9 65.2
47000 47
South Korea
62.40
52.8 83 28.6 27.7
48001 48=
United Kingdom
62.10
83.5 33.2 70.2 70.4
48002 48=
Norway
62.10
58.5 65.4 68.1 65.2
50000 50
United Kingdom
61.80
52.6 71.8 70.6 65.2
51001 51-100
Denmark
53.5 74.1 49 53.1
51002 51-100
United States
57.8 50.4 40.5 45.9
51003 51-100
Denmark
35 77.2 61.6 59.5
51004 51-100
Australia
40.4 73 20.2 15.6
51005 51-100
United States
63.8 59.2 62.8 53.1
51006 51-100
United Kingdom
45.1 66.7 67.4 53.1
51007 51-100
Switzerland
54.3 67.3 50.9 37.6
51008 51-100
Germany
67.5 49 45.1 53.1
51009 51-100
United States
59.4 48.8 74.7 75.1
51010 51-100
Australia
43.5 74.8 42.6 37.6
51011 51-100
Belgium
43.7 69.6 71.6 65.2
51012 51-100
Sweden
54.6 61.4 73.2 65.2
51013 51-100
Singapore
44.5 82.2 55.9 59.5
51014 51-100
United States
45.7 59.7 78.1 70.4
51015 51-100
United States
53.8 46.9 56.7 53.1
51016 51-100
United Kingdom
42.7 69.6 58.8 59.5
51017 51-100
Germany
63 56.2 28.6 59.5
51018 51-100
United Kingdom
73.5 40 40.5 53.1
51019 51-100
Hong Kong
55.4 77.3 20.2 27.7
51020 51-100
Australia
51.8 69.7 45.1 37.6
51021 51-100
Australia
42.6 83 48.4 45.9
51022 51-100
United Kingdom
36.6 70.1 83.4 70.4
51023 51-100
United Kingdom
57.7 52.2 71 79.4
51024 51-100
United States
56.8 41.1 75.1 75.1
51025 51-100
Brazil
45.6 61.9 54.8 65.2
51026 51-100
Italy
53 72.4 47.4 45.9
51027 51-100
Germany
49.5 60.2 39.8 53.1
51028 51-100
Germany
57.7 55.2 54.4 53.1
51029 51-100
Belgium
51.7 67.8 12.1 37.6
51030 51-100
Canada
59.3 55.8 56.3 53.1
51031 51-100
Belgium
58 62.8 3.7 27.7
51032 51-100
Ireland
44.9 59.7 62.5 53.1
51033 51-100
Netherlands
61.4 63.5 58.4 53.1
51034 51-100
United Kingdom
49.9 64.8 100 87.2
51035 51-100
United Kingdom
48.4 70.6 67.8 65.2
51036 51-100
South Africa
52.2 59.9 29.8 15.6
51037 51-100
United Kingdom
53.1 62 60.1 59.5
51038 51-100
United Kingdom
48 67.5 62.8 70.4
51039 51-100
Finland
41.4 66.9 33 45.9
51040 51-100
United Kingdom
48.9 69 62.8 53.1
51041 51-100
United States
45.9 51.7 78.4 87.2
51042 51-100
United States
59.9 53.7 33.9 45.9
51043 51-100
United States
43.4 72.6 60.4 70.4
51044 51-100
Denmark
41 59.6 72.8 75.1
51045 51-100
United Kingdom
63.6 47.8 50.4 53.1
51046 51-100
United Kingdom
63.3 39.3 75.9 65.2
51047 51-100
United States
55.9 57.3 86.9 83.5
51048 51-100
United States
58.3 44.9 70 70.4
51049 51-100
United Kingdom
43.5 62.2 69 70.4
51050 51-100
Sweden
55.6 61.4 56.7 53.1
51051 51-100
Netherlands
52 58.2 89.4 90.7
101001 101-150
United Kingdom
33.9 62.9 54 53.1
101002 101-150
Turkey
43.7 50.6 47.9 53.1
101003 101-150
United States
46.6 52.7 52.7 59.5
101004 101-150
United Kingdom
31.8 51.6 67.4 59.5
101005 101-150
United States
50.8 45 33 45.9
101006 101-150
Brazil
44.6 54.2 55.9 65.2
101007 101-150
United States
43.3 45 72.8 59.5
101008 101-150
India
69.9 25.3 37.5 27.7
101009 101-150
United Kingdom
39.6 65.2 42.6 45.9
101010 101-150
Germany
38.8 56 42.6 37.6
101011 101-150
Netherlands
36 58.1 43.9 53.1
101012 101-150
Australia
13.5 78.2 49 37.6
101013 101-150
Canada
42.3 42.4 51.4 53.1
101014 101-150
United States
38.5 54.8 47.9 53.1
101015 101-150
United States
31.7 55.6 75.1 75.1
101016 101-150
Chile
38.6 61.8 50.4 59.5
101017 101-150
United Kingdom
37.5 59.5 57.7 53.1
101018 101-150
Canada
42.5 54.2 32 27.7
101019 101-150
Netherlands
36.9 48.9 50.4 59.5
101020 101-150
Denmark
34.4 54.6 45.1 27.7
101021 101-150
United Kingdom
36.6 52.4 48.4 37.6
101022 101-150
Canada
41.9 50.5 50.9 37.6
101023 101-150
South Africa
33.6 56.6 35.8 37.6
101024 101-150
Sweden
41.1 46.6 30.9 27.7
101025 101-150
Israel
43.7 45.8 70.2 70.4
101026 101-150
United States
32.3 59.4 67.4 59.5
101027 101-150
Australia
26.1 74.2 39.1 27.7
101028 101-150
Canada
39.1 49.5 49.9 53.1
101029 101-150
Austria
44.1 47.6 24.8 37.6
101030 101-150
Malaysia
41.8 65.1 9.6 15.6
101031 101-150
Canada
46.3 39.3 41.9 45.9
101032 101-150
Belgium
41.3 51.8 49.5 45.9
101033 101-150
United Kingdom
24.1 63.4 61.6 59.5
101034 101-150
Canada
43.1 43.6 37.5 45.9
101035 101-150
Australia
28.1 62.8 54.8 59.5
101036 101-150
Switzerland
45.6 50.8 45.7 45.9
101037 101-150
Belgium
39.7 62.8 39.8 37.6
101038 101-150
Sweden
48.3 41.1 41.9 27.7
101039 101-150
Canada
58.3 26.3 69.6 65.2
101040 101-150
United States
46.5 35.9 69.6 75.1
101041 101-150
United Kingdom
33 53.4 44.5 45.9
101042 101-150
Switzerland
29.7 68.5 33 45.9
101043 101-150
United Kingdom
34.3 56.5 58.8 45.9
101044 101-150
Finland
25.3 67.8 45.1 65.2
101045 101-150
United States
53 36.1 57.4 59.5
101046 101-150
Australia
24.2 63.7 55.9 53.1
101047 101-150
Switzerland
36.2 48.8 65.9 70.4
101048 101-150
Netherlands
45.5 49.7 59.8 65.2
101049 101-150
Canada
53.2 42.1 51.8 37.6
151001 151-200
United Kingdom
63.8 55.5 59.5
151002 151-200
United States
34.6 32.6 74.4 70.4
151003 151-200
United States
34.8 31.1 72.8 59.5
151004 151-200
Canada
53.5 15.8 58.4 59.5
151005 151-200
United Kingdom
12.7 71.8 45.7 27.7
151006 151-200
United States
33.5 31.2 58.8 59.5
151007 151-200
United States
20.9 42.7 47.9 37.6
151008 151-200
Canada
42.1 24.6 37.5 27.7
151009 151-200
United States
43.7 32.8 51.4 53.1
151010 151-200
United States
29.8 50.8 47.9 45.9
151011 151-200
Israel
45 35.2 49 53.1
151012 151-200
United Kingdom
21.5 47.6 73 65.2
151013 151-200
United Kingdom
20 61 75.3 75.1
151014 151-200
United Kingdom
21.7 53.7 54 45.9
151015 151-200
Norway
28.7 27.6 75.6 59.5
151016 151-200
Brazil
31.4 36.9 26.1 37.6
151017 151-200
United States
16.2 57.3 26.1 15.6
151018 151-200
United States
37.9 35.3 87.2 83.5
151019 151-200
United Kingdom
17.4 53.1 76.1 65.2
151020 151-200
United States
41.5 21 57.7 59.5
151021 151-200
Brazil
41.1 36.9 14.4 15.6
151022 151-200
Germany
47.2 22.1 53.5 59.5
151023 151-200
Spain
40.6 33.3 28.6 45.9
151024 151-200
Canada
42.4 37.8 20.2 37.6
151025 151-200
United Kingdom
31.9 47.4 56.7 59.5
151026 151-200
United States
30.6 40.3 43.9 37.6
151027 151-200
Switzerland
31.7 33.1 57.4 65.2
151028 151-200
United Kingdom
34.9 45.9 36.6 27.7
151029 151-200
United States
35.8 32 82.8 79.4
151030 151-200
United States
34.6 27.6 66.2 70.4
151031 151-200
United States
12.6 50.6 69.8 70.4
151032 151-200
United Kingdom
37.1 33.9 70.2 59.5
151033 151-200
United States
21.9 53.5 46.3 59.5
151034 151-200
Netherlands
31.5 44.9 55.9 53.1
151035 151-200
United States
25.6 50.8 62.2 65.2
151036 151-200
United States
23 41.8 34.9 45.9
151037 151-200
United Kingdom
42.4 24.7 69.4 75.1
151038 151-200
Switzerland
26.2 38.1 57 59.5
151039 151-200
United Kingdom
25.2 52.4 52.7 45.9
151040 151-200
Slovenia
29 39.3 33.9 27.7
151041 151-200
United States
40.8 34.7 27.4 37.6
151042 151-200
United States
26.1 36.6 74.2 79.4
151043 151-200
United Kingdom
28.1 47.2 45.7 45.9
151044 151-200
United States
34.2 33.7 50.4 37.6
151045 151-200
South Africa
13.9 55.5 33.9 53.1
151046 151-200
Netherlands
39.7 28.3 60.1 45.9
151047 151-200
United States
38 42.7 56.3 53.1
151048 151-200
Canada
20.6 55.5 42.6 53.1
151049 151-200
Australia
27.3 61.2 15.6
151050 151-200
United States
13.5 53.4 45.7 45.9