World University Rankings 2016-2017 by subject: social sciences

The 2016-2017 Times Higher Education World University Rankings' social sciences table judges world class universities across all of their core missions – teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

View the World University Rankings 2016-2017 social sciences methodology

The list of subjects used to create this ranking is:

  • Communication & Media Studies
  • Education
  • Law
  • Politics & International Studies (incl Development Studies)
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Geography

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rank orderRankNameNode ID
Industry Income
International Outlook
No. of FTE Students
No. of students per staff
International Students
Female:Male Ratio