Recently, we celebrated being ranked 1st at the QS ranking for universities with the media & communication departments. Find details on the nature of and the outcome of the ranking, please consult the UvA website. Happy and proud to be part of this team!
The University of Amsterdam (UvA) is ranked best in the world in the field of Communication Science and Media Studies in the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject. In the latest QS Rankings, which were published on Wednesday, 28 February, Communication & Media Studies jump from 2nd to 1st place.
‘We’ve always put the quality of our teaching and research first. Over the past few years, we’ve been delighted to see our efforts reflected in a solid position in the rankings. This number 1 position is, of course, the icing on the cake. We are incredibly proud to have been able to put the UvA’s Communication Science department on the map’, says Martine van Selm, director of the College of Communication and professor in the Corporate Communication group.
‘The UvA’s department of Media Studies is also thrilled with the news’, says Rens Bod, department chair and professor of Computational and Digital Humanities. ‘This is a huge boost and a well-deserved recognition for the outstanding, creative work being carried out at Media Studies.’