The UAB ranks among the 100 best universities in the world in eight other subjects, according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject. The university improves its position in all the general areas of the ranking.
The British company Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) has published the results of this year's edition of the QS World University Rankings by Subject, which classifies the world's top universities in 48 different disciplines.
The UAB ranks 31 worldwide in the subject of Veterinary Medicine and is amongst the 100 top universities in Archaeology, Economics, Education, Geography, Modern Languages, Social Politics and Sociology.
The UAB is amongst the top 150 in the subjects of Communication, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, Medicine, History, Pharmacology, Statistics and Physics; and amongst the top 200 in Art, Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Electronic Engineering, English Language and Literature, Law, Materials Science, Political Science and Psychology.
In this edition, the UAB improves its position in all general areas of the ranking. It moves up from 121 to 116 in Natural Sciences, from 152 to 124 in Social Sciences, from 148 to 127 in Life Sciences and Medicine, from 145 to 130 in Art and Humanities, and from 217 to 206 in Engineering and Technology.
The QS World University Rankings are considered to be one of the most prestigious in the world, together with the Times Higher Education and Academic Ranking of World Universities by the Shanghai Ranking Consultancy.
The ranking can be consulted at the following website: