General information on ranking

Name of the ranking THE World University Rankings by Subject
Geographical scope global
Status of the ranking related to THE World University Ranking
Name of person in charge of ranking Phil Baty
E-mail of person in charge of ranking phil.baty@tesglobal.com
Website of the ranking www.timeshighereducation.com/world-university-rank...
Publication frequency annual
First year of publication 2011
Most recent year of publication 2017
Ranking organization Times Higher Education
Website of the methodology www.timeshighereducation.com/world-university-rankings/subject-ranking-2018-psychology-methodology

Additional information

  • Type of publication: print - magazine, newspaper: Times Higher Education, 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,
  • Level of comparison: fields or subject
  • Major dimensions covered: research, teaching, reputation, internationalization, knowledge transfer
  • Structure of presentation: ordinary presentation (league tables)
  • Data sources: third-party database (data not provided by HEI), data collected from HEIs by ranking organization, survey conducted exclusively by ranking organization
  • Quality assurance of ranking: certification (e.g. IREG Audit)
  • Website of the ranking organization: http://www.timeshighereducation.com/