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.