The University of Warsaw features amongst the world’s elite institutions in 17 of the 48 subjects from 5 broad subject areas featured in the 8th edition of the QS World University Rankings by Subject.


The QS World University Rankings by Subject includes the world’s top universities in a range of popular subject areas. It is based on academic reputation, employer reputation and research impact. To create the ranking authors evaluated over 4 500 universities from 75 countries.


This year’s edition of the ranking features 48 subjects. 17 programmes provided by the UW were listed there. The number of the UW programmes in the ranking is growing. In the previous year there were 16 programmes. The list below presents UW subjects which were ranked in the QS World University Rankings by Subject in 2018.


Programmes – 101-150:

  • Archaeology,
  • Linguistics,
  • Modern Languages,
  • Philosophy,
  • Geography.


Programmes – 151-200:

  • Mathematics,
  • Politics and International Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • History,
  • English Language and Literature.


Programmes – 201-250:

  • Physics and Astronomy,
  • Law.


Programmes – 251-300:

  • Psychology,
  • Computer science and Information Systems.


Programmes – 301-350

  • Chemistry,
  • Economics and Econometrics.


Programmes – 401-450

  • Biological Sciences.


More information about the ranking is available on the website of the QS World University Rankings by Subject.