The Department of Economics enters again in the Top 50 of ranking QS in the subject “Economics and Econometrics”.
The ranking QS analyzes four indicators: reputation, the academic institution’s reputation among academics, the reputation among employers, the number of citations and the so-called h index, which measures the quality of researchers according to the number of citations their articles have received. This classification, therefore, prioritizes the research of the universities.
Together with Economy, another 22 Spanish faculties – belonging to 12 Universities – join, reaching the top 50 in their respective areas. The Department of Library Science and Documentation of UC3M has also managed to sneak into position 38 in its specialty.