The rankings are based upon academic reputation, employer reputation and research impact (click here to read the full methodology).
Use the interactive table below to filter the rankings by location, and click on individual universities for more information. Registered users will also be able to use the site’s Compare function to see facts and statistics about multiple universities side-by-side.
37 different countries are represented in this year’s Philosophy subject rankings, with the UK and US dominating the top 10. The highest climber in the top 50 is the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) which is placed joint 30th.
Interested in other courses besides Philosophy? The QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017 covers 46 different subjects. Click here to see the full list.