QS world university rankings by subject 2023: VNU’s key disciplines affirm their positions

On March 22, 2023, Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) released the rankings of 1,594 world higher education institutions from 85 regions with about 18,300 academic programs across 54 disciplines of five broad subject areas.

According to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023 (QS WUR by subject 2023), VNU maintained the same positions of its 6 key disciplines ranked by QS as in 2022.

In addition, VNU’s Engineering & Technology and Natural Sciences continued to be ranked by QS with the latter ranked No. 1 in Vietnam.

Among VNU’s six disciplines ranked by QS WUR 2023, Computer Science & Information Systems remained in Group 501-550 globally and Mathematics in Group 351-400 globally; Physics & Astronomy and Business & Management Studies maintained their top positions in Vietnam.

QS WUR by subject 2023 evaluates universities across 5 indicators including:

+ Academic reputation

+ Employer reputation

+ Citations per paper

+ H-index

+ International Research Network

The QS ranking indicators emphasize an institution’s contribution to and impact of the training quality of a discipline/field on society (through the assessment of scholars and employers); contributions to scientific research (through citations per paper and H-index); and internationalization of scientific research (through International Research Network).