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Arts and Humanities in World Top 30

(31 October 2018)

Arts and Humanities at Durham has been ranked within the World Top 30 for another year.

In the latest Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings by Subject, Durham has been ranked 30th in the world for Arts and Humanities.

The league table ranks hundreds of universities across the globe, based on teaching, research, citations, international outlook and industry income.

Global and national leader

This latest success builds on Durham’s continued strong performance in world rankings.

In the QS World University Rankings 2019 Durham was ranked 74th in the world, whilst in national league tables Durham is consistently ranked as one of the Top 10 universities in the UK.

Durham has also been recognised as a world-leading University at a subject level. In the QS World University Subject Rankings 2018 Durham achieved its best ever results, with 16 subjects in the World Top 100, nine of which were in the World Top 50.

Links to useful information

For students

Find out more about Durham’s position in global and national league tables

Undergraduate study at Durham University

Postgraduate study at Durham University

For specialists

Read the full article about these rankings

Find out more about our Faculty of Arts and Humanities

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