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The UC3M is amongst the best universities worldwide in seven academic fields

THE Ranking by Subject 2021


The Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) is placed amongst the best universities worldwide in seven academic fields in the latest World Subject Rankings (WSR) 2021 of the Times Higher Education (THE).

THE by subject 2021

In the area of Law, the UC3M is amongst the 200 best institutions worldwide, according to WSR 2021 Law of the THE. In the field of Business Administration and Management, Accounting, Finances, Economics and Econometrics, the UC3M is amongst the 300 best international universities, according to the WSR 2021 Business and Economics of the THE.

In Arts and Humanities, the UC3M is ranked amongst the 400 best universities on an international level, according to WSR 2021 Arts and Humanities of the THE, while it ranks in the top 500 for Computer Science, according to the WSR 2021 Computer Science.

The University also holds notable positions in Social Sciences (WSR 2021 Social Sciences) and Engineering (WSR 2021 Engineering), being placed within the top 600 worldwide. In addition, the UC3M also holds an outstanding position worldwide (in the Top 800) in Physical Sciences, according to WSR 2021 Physical Sciences.

This classification by subject uses the same methodology as the THE’s World University Rankings. To do this, they analyse thirteen performance indicators in five important fields: teaching, research, scientific reunions, international impact, and the university’s relationship with industry.  The methodology has been recalibrated to adapt to the different academic fields analysed.

More information: THE Ranking by Subject 2021 Website