UCL is the best place in the world to study Ophthalmology, Behavioural Studies and Experimental Psychology
19 May 2017
According to the 2017 Centre for World University Rankings (CWUR) rankings by subject, UCL Faculty of Brain Sciences is the best place in the world to study ophthalmology, behavioural studies and experimental psychology.
- First: ophthalmology, behavioural studies and experimental psychology
- Second: neurosciences, neuroimaging, multidisciplinary psychology and clinical neurology
- Third: linguistics and psychology
- Fifth: psychiatry
- Sixth: psychoanalysis psychology
- Tenth: developmental psychology
CWUR is unique in that is measures the quality of education
and training of students as well as the prestige of the faculty members and the
quality of their research, without relying on surveys and university data
CWUR Rankings by Subject rank the world's leading universities in 227 subject
categories, based on the number of research articles in top-tier journals. Data
is obtained from Clarivate Analytics (previously the Intellectual Property and
Science business of Thomson Reuters).
Other metrics used to create the rankings include publication influence and citations, patents, quality of faculty members, including Nobel Prize and other prize winners, alumni employment and quality of education.