Humanities Leiden ranked 25th in THE world ranking

The Faculty of Humanities is ranked 25th within the subject area 'Arts and Humanities' in the Times Higher Education Ranking (THE) of 2014-2015. The faculty scores particularly high in teaching, research and international outlook.

Again, Leiden University, in 64th position, is the highest ranking Dutch University. Both the Faculty of Humanities and Leiden University have moved up three places, compared to the THE-ranking of 2013-2014.

Within the subject 'Arts and Humanties', Leiden is the highest ranking Dutch University, followed by the University of Amsterdam (45) and the University of Utrecht (75). Stanford University, Harvard University and the University of Chicago top the list.


About the Times Higher Education ranking

The Times Higher Education (THE) magazine has published the THE World University Rankings since 2004. The THE assesses the institutions based on a number of different indicators related to teaching, research and innovation. The data for the ranking is supplied by Thomson Reuters.

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Studying in Leiden

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Last Modified: 02-10-2014