Kent doubles its presence in world rankings by subject 2017

The University has been listed in 16 of the 46 subject areas covered by the annual QS World University Rankings by Subject, doubling its presence from 2016.

It also has increased its number of subjects ranked 200 from seven to 11.

Kent’s new subject entries are: Archaeology; Economics & Econometrics; History; Linguistics; Mathematics; Philosophy; Theology; and (subjects allied to) Medicine.

Of these, Theology, Archaeology, History and Philosophy are in the top 200. Kent’s other subjects in the top 200 are: English Language and Literature; Geography; Law; Psychology; Politics and International Studies; Sociology; and Social Policy & Administration.

The annual QS World University Rankings by Subject is a guide to the world’s top universities in a range of popular subject areas. Using data on reputation and research citations, the rankings highlight the top universities for 46 individual subjects.