AMONG THE TOP 20 UNIVERSITIES IN THE WORLD FOR THE 2019 QS WORLD UNIVERSITY RANKINGS BY SUBJECT
For the 2019 QS World University Rankings, Politecnico di Milano is the 16th university in the world in the Engineering & Technology category – gaining one place compared to last year’s historic result – 11th in Architecture and 6th in Design.
The exceptional result achieved by the University, especially in the Engineering field, when analysed in depth, reveals another record: in Civil & Structural Engineering it is 7th in the world (gaining two places compared to 2018), and likewise in Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering (17th last year).
The excellent international showing rewards the university’s commitment to confirm itself as magnet attracting students, researchers and qualified professors from all over the world. In such an extremely competitive category as that of “Engineering & Technology”, Politecnico di Milano is slowly approaching the top 10 spots in the world dominated by realities of the calibre of MIT, Stanford and Cambridge and the fiercely competitive technological hubs of the Far East.
On the Italian scene, Politecnico di Milano confirms its undisputed top place both in Engineering and in Architecture and Design.
QS World University Rankings is one of the most widely quoted and influential rankings of international universities, mainly designed for future foreign students and published annually.
To produce the 2019 ranking, QS took into account 1.222 universities, analysing 48 subjects divided into 5 macro areas.
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