The 2020 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings by subject for Business & Economics, Social Sciences, Law, and Education have just been published. UoM was ranked in two subjects: it is positioned 301-400 in Education and 501-600 in Social Sciences.
This was announced by THE on 6 November. Previous to this announcement, THE published the rankings for Arts & Humanities, Engineering & Technology, and Computer Science. UoM is positioned 401+ in Arts & Humanities, 401-500 in Computer Science and is ranked 601-800 in Engineering & Technology.
Subject rankings are based on 13 performance indicators. These are the same range of indicators as those used in the overall World University Rankings 2020, except for the fact that the methodology is recalibrated for each subject to suit the individual fields.
UoM Rector Alfred J. Vella, said ‘I am delighted that UoM is now holding these positions for subject areas which are extremely important to us. In line with our vision, UoM will continue to thrive for improvement to enhance our positions further. Strengthening our position is a major strategic priority to help attract more students to these areas.’