Date: 5 September 2011
Lancaster University is one of the biggest risers in the QS World University Rankings published on Monday 5 September 2011, making a gain of 28 places to be ranked 153 out of 300 universities globally and in the top one per cent in the world. Lancaster is also ranked 100th for employer reputation and 85th for the proportion of international students.Lancaster is ranked 84th for Social Sciences and Management and 122nd for Arts and Humanities with Sociology at Lancaster individually ranked 49th.
This latest global ranking follows top ten positions for Lancaster in all the major UK university league tables.
Associated departments and research centres: Sociology