QS Wolrd University Rankings by Subject


Iscte-IUL was featured for the first time in 2019 in the QS World University Rankings by Subject, one of the most prestigious higher education international rankings.

In the Social Sciences and Management categories, the Iscte-IUL secured a position in the Top 300 best universities in the world in the following subjects: Accounting & Finance, Sociology and Psychology.

Iscte-IUL was also ranked in the following subjects: Business & Management Studies and Economics & Econometrics.



World (2019)

Accounting & Finance






Business & Management Studies


Economics & Econometrics



About QS rankings

The QS World University Rankings by Subject ranks the world’s top universities in individual subject areas, covering 48 subjects, grouped in 5 broader areas.

Each of the subject rankings is compiled using several quality and performance indicators:

  • Academic reputation: draws on responses from a global survey to over 83,000 academics worldwide.
  • Employer reputation: draws on 42,000 survey responses from graduate employers worldwide.
  • Research citations per paper: data is sourced from the Scopus, spanning a five-year period.
  • H-index: measures productivity and impact of the published work of a scientist or scholar.


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Last update: April 2019

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