QS World University Rankings by Subject 2013 - Sociology

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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
96.40
100 73.2 94.3 95.7
2000 2
United States
94.20
91.9 98.5 100 100
3000 3
United States
89.30
90.9 78.2 88.8 89.3
4000 4
United Kingdom
88.30
91.8 96.3 79.3 69.8
5000 5
United States
84.30
82.9 76.9 92.1 93.4
6000 6
United States
82.90
88.6 54.6 80.3 76.2
7000 7
United Kingdom
82.70
79.2 100 86.5 86.6
8000 8
United States
82.50
87 69.1 75.5 72.5
9000 9
United Kingdom
82.30
87.9 86 65.5 59
10000 10
United States
82.10
80.7 81.6 90.9 85.7
11000 11
United States
79.30
77.4 63.4 92.7 94.2
12000 12
Canada
78.90
79.3 64 84.9 84.7
13000 13
United Kingdom
77.20
75.7 84 91.8 75
14001 14=
Singapore
77.00
83.8 82.7 55 49
14002 14=
United States
77.00
72 83.8 91.1 91
16000 16
Netherlands
76.10
79.6 61.2 75.8 69.8
17000 17
Australia
75.50
76.8 83.2 71.9 65.5
18000 18
United States
75.10
71.8 76.3 87.1 85.7
19001 19=
United States
74.80
67.5 78.4 98.1 98.6
19002 19=
United Kingdom
74.80
77.5 82.9 67.1 59
21000 21
Netherlands
74.60
78.9 59.8 70.4 65.5
22000 22
United States
71.60
70.2 60.1 86.3 80.7
23001 23=
71.40
70.3 85.8 76.5 65.5
23002 23=
United Kingdom
71.40
72.1 87.3 67.2 59
25001 25=
United States
70.60
67.9 69 85.1 79.6
25002 25=
United Kingdom
70.60
75 45 74.2 65.5
27000 27
Australia
69.70
70.2 86 62.5 59
28000 28
Sweden
67.90
73.1 41.7 68.6 60.7
29000 29
United States
67.40
60.8 66.9 89.7 91
30000 30
France
66.50
70.9 60.7 56 53.3
31001 31=
United States
65.70
61.7 75 79.8 73.8
31002 31=
Australia
65.70
67.2 78.7 55.8 53.3
33000 33
Netherlands
65.40
66.8 62.8 65.7 60.7
34000 34
Canada
65.10
60.8 71.3 83.2 75
35000 35
United States
64.50
60.3 75.6 73 73.8
36001 36=
United States
64.10
58.4 71.3 79.3 80.7
36002 36=
United States
64.10
59.9 62.2 84.3 78.5
38000 38
United Kingdom
63.30
65.1 61.6 65 55.3
39000 39
Hong Kong
63.20
63.5 95.4 50.5 44.3
40001 40=
Germany
63.10
74.9 57.5 32.8 21.7
40002 40=
Hong Kong
63.10
65.7 92.3 49.6 36
42000 42
Mexico
62.90
69.3 75.5 38.8 32.9
43000 43
Australia
62.70
65.2 88 47.8 39
44000 44
United States
62.10
58.4 62.6 78.2 73.8
45000 45
Canada
62.00
58.2 69.8 71.8 71.2
46001 46=
Germany
61.90
72 52 36.1 29.5
46002 46=
United Kingdom
61.90
63.8 68.5 60.7 49
48001 48=
Germany
60.60
68 59.2 43.3 32.9
48002 48=
United States
60.60
61.3 58.8 70.9 55.3
50000 50
United States
60.50
57.4 57.3 77.4 71.2
51001 51-100
United States
42.6 58 79.6 77.4
51002 51-100
United States
54.1 60.5 71.4 60.7
51003 51-100
United States
56.3 69.9 62.2 57.1
51004 51-100
United States
59.1 42.8 68.8 62.4
51005 51-100
United Kingdom
53.5 78.2 57.3 49
51006 51-100
United States
48.4 36.3 72.7 73.8
51007 51-100
Netherlands
52.2 57 54.2 46.7
51008 51-100
Australia
58.7 59.6 48.7 46.7
51009 51-100
United States
45.9 64.2 81.7 77.4
51010 51-100
Netherlands
48.7 62 57.6 51.2
51011 51-100
Sweden
56.7 65.5 49.1 41.7
51012 51-100
United States
44.8 71 74.9 71.2
51013 51-100
United States
41.8 68.2 87.6 83.8
51014 51-100
China
58.5 92.8 47.7 41.7
51015 51-100
United States
51.6 72.5 80.5 73.8
51016 51-100
Chile
60.1 69.9 38.7 29.5
51017 51-100
Canada
59.1 70.1 46 39
51018 51-100
United Kingdom
47.7 59.6 61.5 57.1
51019 51-100
New Zealand
59 81.5 39.6 32.9
51020 51-100
Australia
55 89 47.4 41.7
51021 51-100
United Kingdom
58.3 73.2 55.7 44.3
51022 51-100
Australia
58.2 84.8 56.6 53.3
51023 51-100
Ireland
54.4 58.5 68 67
51024 51-100
Spain
58.8 78 34.7 32.9
51025 51-100
Brazil
58.4 66.3 32.3 21.7
51026 51-100
Brazil
62.1 61.6 14.3 6.6
51027 51-100
Brazil
65.1 44.4 17.8 6.6
51028 51-100
Spain
59 77.6 27 6.6
51029 51-100
Germany
64.6 23.7 32.3 21.7
51030 51-100
Germany
55.8 52.6 68.3 59
51032 51-100
Canada
59.2 49.9 61.4 49
51033 51-100
United States
46.9 48.2 70.3 69.8
51034 51-100
United Kingdom
43.6 79.1 68.8 59
51035 51-100
United Kingdom
56.4 80 64.1 57.1
51036 51-100
United States
55.7 8.8 78.7 80.7
51037 51-100
Denmark
59 70.8 57.4 51.2
51038 51-100
United Kingdom
48.7 67.2 55.6 51.2
51039 51-100
Netherlands
56.5 70.5 67
51040 51-100
Finland
56.3 64.7 47.8 36
51041 51-100
United States
48.4 64.2 82.7 80.7
51042 51-100
United Kingdom
50.1 76.5 57.3 49
51043 51-100
United States
47.7 51.1 88.5 79.6
51044 51-100
United States
46.7 62.8 75 76.2
51045 51-100
Norway
61.6 22.3 54.4 49
51046 51-100
New Zealand
53.5 72.6 48.2 44.3
51047 51-100
United Kingdom
58.1 59.8 45.3 39
51048 51-100
United States
48.4 58.1 86.6 86.6
51049 51-100
Sweden
59.7 57.8 44.2 25.8
51050 51-100
South Korea
65.1 85.8 33.9 25.8
101001 101-150
United States
45.1 39.1 48 41.7
101002 101-150
United Kingdom
43.4 67.2 68.8 62.4
101003 101-150
Hong Kong
46 82.3 33.9 12.2
101004 101-150
Australia
48.4 70.9 46.4 41.7
101005 101-150
United States
38.1 68.9 70.9 67
101006 101-150
Australia
37.4 87.8 51.7 46.7
101007 101-150
United Kingdom
51.2 51 44.3
101008 101-150
Belgium
44.2 81.3 61.5 53.3
101009 101-150
United Kingdom
43.4 78.9 55 53.3
101010 101-150
United Kingdom
44.5 64.4 43.8 36
101011 101-150
Germany
50.5 51.6 48 39
101012 101-150
Taiwan
50.2 72.6 29 25.8
101013 101-150
Netherlands
42.4 32.2 65.9 53.3
101014 101-150
United Kingdom
51.3 58.8 35.2 21.7
101015 101-150
Israel
43.4 51.9 53.3 46.7
101016 101-150
Canada
41.9 71.6 62.8 49
101017 101-150
Argentina
61.8 67 2.1
101018 101-150
Brazil
49.7 50.5 25.7 17.2
101019 101-150
Brazil
56.4 44.5
101020 101-150
Brazil
53.7 25.1 21.1 17.2
101021 101-150
Italy
55.2 42.7 32.9
101022 101-150
Italy
49.6 67.2 30.8 21.7
101023 101-150
Germany
57.4 32.6 33.3 21.7
101024 101-150
Germany
47.6 49.7 44.9 39
101025 101-150
Germany
43 57.8 58.2 53.3
101026 101-150
Austria
49.3 63.2 49.5 25.8
101027 101-150
Belgium
46.1 48.4 47.8 36
101028 101-150
Canada
49.9 47.1 34.7 21.7
101029 101-150
United States
40.5 43.1 58.8 55.3
101030 101-150
Ireland
42.3 77.2 50.6 46.7
101031 101-150
Belgium
42.9 70.8 51.2 49
101032 101-150
United States
41 48.6 83.3 80.7
101033 101-150
United States
46.5 51.4 39.3 36
101034 101-150
New Zealand
49.1 59.3 27.7 17.2
101035 101-150
South Africa
42 74 46.1 32.9
101036 101-150
Switzerland
47.4 51.8 55.3 55.3
101037 101-150
Sweden
56.8 51 49
101038 101-150
United States
41.2 75.4 54 53.3
101039 101-150
United States
42.6 52.9 73 68.4
101040 101-150
United Kingdom
41 47.6 59.6 57.1
101041 101-150
United Kingdom
51.2 38.6 34.6 25.8
101042 101-150
United States
44.2 46.8 71.8 69.8
101043 101-150
Canada
49.8 41.3 50 41.7
101044 101-150
United Kingdom
47 61.6 53.3 44.3
101045 101-150
United Kingdom
42.8 65 73.2 65.5
101046 101-150
Australia
52.2 63.1 37.9 36
101047 101-150
United States
34.8 59.7 68.6 68.4
101048 101-150
Canada
45.3 46.1 69.2 68.4
101049 101-150
Switzerland
42.5 49.1 61.3 49
101050 101-150
Canada
47.5 60.7 50.6 41.7
151001 151-200
United Kingdom
48.2 44.1 32.9
151002 151-200
United States
35.5 47.1 44 46.7
151003 151-200
Canada
39.1 45.7 39
151004 151-200
Czech Republic
31.7 56.8 46 39
151005 151-200
United Kingdom
35.8 67.5 32.6 32.9
151006 151-200
United States
27.8 53.7 56.6 49
151007 151-200
Canada
44.2 66.3 22.7 12.2
151008 151-200
Canada
39.2 48.4 39.8 39
151009 151-200
United States
32.5 47.7 85.9 77.4
151010 151-200
Germany
47.3 42.9 44.3
151011 151-200
Israel
40.2 51.8 56.5 46.7
151012 151-200
Sweden
41.9 28.6 25.8
151013 151-200
Australia
39.7 71.6 42.1 36
151014 151-200
New Zealand
41.2 81.2 20.4 12.2
151015 151-200
Canada
37.7 56.8 42.7 36
151016 151-200
United Kingdom
28.5 74.4 59.9 57.1
151017 151-200
Australia
42.3 70.2 38.9 32.9
151018 151-200
United States
32 60 59
151019 151-200
Germany
40.9 80.5 34.3 17.2
151020 151-200
United States
30.8 56.3 73.6 65.5
151021 151-200
Canada
28.5 73.9 54.9 44.3
151022 151-200
South Africa
31 75.6 43.7 29.5
151023 151-200
United States
33 62.4 59
151024 151-200
Australia
34.6 55.5 33.8 25.8
151025 151-200
United States
19.6 59.5 79.9 76.2
151026 151-200
Hong Kong
42.2 79.4 17.8 12.2
151027 151-200
Australia
32.4 64.5 38.2 21.7
151028 151-200
United Kingdom
32.4 82.7 62.2 55.3
151029 151-200
Netherlands
38.3 70.6 65.5
151030 151-200
Sweden
45.5 32.1 25.8
151031 151-200
Spain
38 67.9 25.2
151032 151-200
Spain
44.7 9.7 38.1 29.5
151033 151-200
Spain
51.9 37.8 32.9
151034 151-200
United States
45.3 60 55.3
151035 151-200
United Kingdom
29.5 46.5 60.4 49
151036 151-200
United Kingdom
30.7 64.7 54.5 49
151037 151-200
Norway
40.8 53 44.3 41.7
151038 151-200
Canada
39.7 60.1 35.3 25.8
151039 151-200
United States
42.9 52.7 49
151040 151-200
United States
25 58.5 60.7 57.1
151041 151-200
Belgium
40.2 80.2 42.1 32.9
151042 151-200
Switzerland
43.4 54 37.9 17.2
151043 151-200
United Kingdom
30.1 67.2 45.5 49
151044 151-200
United States
43.4 49.8 40.8 32.9
151045 151-200
United States
30.5 42.5 54.3 46.7
151046 151-200
United States
33.7 36 64.9 65.5
151047 151-200 31.3 67.9 37.7 41.7
151048 151-200
United States
30.9 54.2 67.5 68.4
151049 151-200
United Kingdom
37.6 56.8 35.3 32.9
151050 151-200
New Zealand
41 72.9 30.2 25.8