The QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019 have been released, revealing the best universities for 48 different academic subjects. Wageningen University is ranked top for Agriculture & Forestry, University of Amsterdam for Communication & Media Studies.
Wageningen University & Research
Wageningen University & Research remains the world’s best for Agriculture & Forestry. Wageningen University & Research is the best University in the Netherlands and one of the leading international universities in the field of healthy food and living environment. The university offers 6 bachelor's programmes, 30 master's programmes and 3 online master's. In these programmes, you will focus on current and future global issues that are of increasing importance to both industry and government.
- World's best in the field of Agriculture & Forestry according to the QS World University Rankings
- The university is listed number 59 in the world by the Times Higher Education Ranking
- Wageningen is Voted as number 1 university in the Netherlands fourteen years in a row
University of Amsterdam
The University of Amsterdam continues to outperform established academic heavyweights such as Stanford University and is ranked top for Communication & Media Studies again this year. It’s one of seven Dutch universities to be ranked this year. The UvA ranks 57th overall in the QS World University Rankings 2018 and is one of the top 15 universities in Europe. With over 5,500 international students and researchers from more than 100 countries, the UvA offers a unique opportunity to pursue academic studies in a truly international environment.
The QS World University Rankings by Subject are based upon academic reputation, employer reputation and research impact. The QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019 cover a total of 48 disciplines, grouped into five broad subject areas.