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Economics, Business and Law ranking

Ranking Subject Content 2016 2015 2014
Times Higher Education (THE) Economics & business The British Times Higher Education magazine compares universities on such aspects as teaching (including international reputation and student-to-staff ratio), research (including international reputation and research income per scholar), citations, industry income, and international orientation 11
US News Best Global Universities Ranking Economics and Business This ranking ranks the best 750 universities in the world, focusing on, among other things, international and regional research reputation, number of publications, number of prestigious publications, and international collaboration 18 18 24
UTDallas World Ranking Business Research The UT Dallas’ Naveen Jindal School of Management has created a database of publications of 24 leading business magazines. The ranking, that has existed since 1990, shows a top 100 in business schools, based on the total number of a school’s publications 32 29 32
Shanghai (ARWU) Economics and Business The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) focuses on the number of highly cited researchers, Nobel prizes, and the number of articles published in the influential academic journals of Nature and Science. This World Top 500 is published annually by Shanghai Jiao Tong University 51-75 45
QS Economics & Econometrics This annual ranking is aimed at six key performance indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, citations per faculty, student-to-faculty ratio, international faculty ratio, and international student ratio 47 37 50
QS Accounting & Finance This annual ranking is aimed at six key performance indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, citations per faculty, student-to-faculty ratio, international faculty ratio, and international student ratio 51-100 51-100 51-100
QS Law This annual ranking is aimed at six key performance indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, citations per faculty, student-to-faculty ratio, international faculty ratio, and international student ratio 101-150 51-100 51-100
QS Statistics & Operational research This annual ranking is aimed at six key performance indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, citations per faculty, student-to-faculty ratio, international faculty ratio, and international student ratio 101-150 101-150 151-200
QS Business and Management This annual ranking is aimed at six key performance indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, citations per faculty, student-to-faculty ratio, international faculty ratio, and international student ratio 51-100 51-100 -
SSRN Top 750 Law Schools Law The Social Science Research Network ranking is based on the number of papers downloaded 2 9 -