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Brunel ranked in world top 100 for sports subjects

In Conversation with Professor Jurgita Malinauskaite

Brunel University London features among the world's elite higher education institutions in nine subjects listed in this year's QS World University Rankings by Subject, published on 8th March 2017.

In the ‘Sports-Related Subjects’ category Brunel is ranked in the global 51-100 bracket, based on academic reputation, employer reputation, and research citations.

This year the University also scored highly for Art and Design, appearing in the 151-200 category.

Among the thousands of institutions across the world, Brunel is rated in the top 250 for Electrical and Electronic Engineering and for Business and Management Studies; in the top 300 for the categories of Computer Science and Information Systems, Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering, Psychology, and Education; and inside the world’s top 400 for Mathematics.  

This year QS evaluated 4,438 universities, qualified 3,098 and ranked 1,117 institutions in total. Results are compiled from per-paper citation data, and the survey responses of some 77,000 academics and 44,000 graduate employers worldwide