2 Disciplines of NUAA selected in the QS World University Rankings by Subject
March 8th 2017,
QS Global Education group headquartered in London released the seventh annual QS World University Rankings. The ranking assesses the best universities in the world according to 46 disciplines. Altogether there were 559 subjects from 74 colleges and universities in mainland China selected in the ranking.
NUAA has 2 of the world’s top disciplines ---
1. Machinery, Aerospace and Manufacturing Engineering;
2. Computer Science and Information Systems.
Fig.1 NUAA's overall ranking according to QS
Fig. 2 NUAA's Overall Subject Rankings
Compared with the year 2016, Computer Science and Information systems is newly selected and ranks 451-500 of the world list. The ranking of Machinery, Aerospace andManufacturing Engineering rose from top 300 to top 250.
QS is an internationally recognized institution of Higher Education Research, and also one of the four world’s top university ranking institutions.
The evaluation index of this ranking includes: Academic reputation, Employer's reputation, Citations per paper and h-index Citations. The index weights differently in different disciplines.