General information on ranking

Name of the ranking US News Best Global Universities Subject Rankings
Geographical scope global
Name of person in charge of ranking Robert Morse
E-mail of person in charge of ranking rmorse@usnews.com
Website of the ranking www.usnews.com/education/best-global-universities#...
Publication frequency annual
First year of publication 2015
Most recent year of publication 2020
Ranking organization U.S. News & World Report LP
Website of the methodology www.usnews.com/education/best-global-universities/articles/subject-rankings-methodology

Additional information

  • Type of publication: internet
  • Internet users access to ranking: open access
  • Language of publication: English
  • Main target groups: students and parents,higher education institutions,policymakers, governments and funding agencies,quality assurance, accreditation, and recognition organizations,
  • Level of comparison: fields or subject
  • Major dimensions covered: research, reputation
  • Structure of presentation: ordinary presentation (league tables)
  • Data sources: third-party database (data not provided by HEI)
  • Quality assurance of ranking: periodic consultancy
  • Website of the ranking organization: http://www.usnews.com