Political Science in Leiden ranks high
Again, political science in Leiden ranks high. In the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2014, Leiden takes the 34th position worldwide in 'Politics & International Studies'. Among European universities, Leiden is placed 6th in this field. In the Netherlands, Leiden achieves the highest score of all political science institutes.
For this ranking, higher education consultants Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) have compared institutions along these criteria: academic reputation (determined by a survey of academics worldwide), citations, staff-studentratio, employer reputation, and the proportion of international faculty and students.
More details on this ranking and other comparisons can be found at the QS-website TopUniversities.