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The University is among the top 100 universities in the world in five areas of the QS international ranking.

It stands out in Business Management and Administration, Accounting and Finance, Philosophy, Nursing and Communication, where it also occupies the top positions in Spain.

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University students at the Nursing Simulation Center. PHOTO: Manuel Castells
04/03/20 08:31

The University of Navarra ranks among the top 100 universities in the world in five areas, according to the QS World University Rankings by subject in its 2020 edition. Among them, Business & Management Studies, which ranks among the top 50, with the 29th place in the world.

programs of study Also in the 51-100 range are Accounting & Finance, Philosophy (Philosophy), Nursing, and Communication & Media Studies (Communication & average ).

The ranking evaluates 48 subjects, encompassed in five major areas, in which academic and employer reputation, citations of articles from research and the H-index -which evaluates the productivity and impact of researchers- are specifically weighted. For the 2020 edition, more than 22 million scientific articles, 200 million academic citations and 13,138 university programs have been evaluated.

QS scores 1,368 universities on each of these indicators, and those that exceed certain minimum thresholds are ranked according to the different sub-areas. The University of Navarra was scored in 33 subjects and ranked in 15, including Law (101-150), Art and design (101-150), Medicine (151-200), Economics and Econometrics (151-200) and Architecture (151-200).

Six degrees on the podium of the best Spanish universities

The University of Navarra occupies the first position in Spain in the area of Social Sciences and Management, according to the ranking of the British company QS. This first place in Spain, which it shares with another university, is added to other first positions at national level in several subjects of the Social Sciences of the ranking, such as first place in Accounting and Finance, second place in Communication and Media programs of study , and second in the programs of study Management and Business Administration.

On the other hand, the University of Navarra also obtains good results in area biosanitary at the Spanish level, as second in Nursing or third in Medicine. In the area of the Arts and Humanities in Spain, the position of the University of Navarra stands out in the subject of Philosophy, where the University is second, and in Architecture, where it is fourth.