Leiden Humanities ranks high in QS World University Ranking
Humanities Faculty Leiden occupies a 49th place in the field of Arts & Humanities in the QS World University Ranking. Especially the subject areas Linguistics and History & Archeology rank high, with respectively a 26th and 28th place. Leiden University has fallen by one place in the annual QS World University Rankings and presently occupies the 75th place. This is apparent from the list published by educational advice company QS on 16 September.
Rankings per field of research
QS establishes separate rankings per field of research, which are only based on a university's reputation among peers. In this assessment, Leiden University occupies 49th place in the field of Arts and Humanities. Leiden University and the University of Amsterdam are the only Dutch universities to appear in the Top 50. In the field of Life Sciences & Medicine, Leiden also appears in the Top 50, in the 49th place.
QS also knows rankings per subject area. Leiden subject areas Linguistics and History & Archeology score well with respectively a 26th and 28th place.