According to 2014 QS World University Rankings by subject, UPF has improved its position in Law, Politics and International Studies and Sociology. The field of Economics and Econometrics continues to lead the Spanish ranking, in 40 th position worldwide.
Jaume Casals, rector of UPF, and He Qinhui, president of the ECUPL, have signed an agreement by virtue of which three students on the bachelor's degree programme in Law and the master's degree programme in Chinese Studies at the University will spend a semester at the Chinese centre, and vice versa.
Times Higher Education (THE) and Quacquarelli Symond (QS), two of the most prestigious and influential university rankings in the world, have published the results of the world's top universities with less than fifty years of existence.
The first edition of the Times Higher Education ranking " 100 Under 50 ", which includes the 100 top universities world wide that are 50 years old at most, puts UPF in ninth position in Europe and first for Spain.
Are Political Sciences, Economics, Finances and Accounting and Labour Relations, according to the new "50 degrees" ranking in the newspaper El Mundo, that keeps UPF in the top ten spanish universities.
According to the 2011 edition of the Times Higher Education (THE), one of the most prestigious and influential university rankings in the world. The results put Pompeu Fabra University in 186th position world-wide, and 77th in Europe.
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66% of the bachelor's degree programmes of the UPF evaluated are among the top five in the university ranking of El Mundo. Political Sciences, Audiovisual Communication, Economy, Finances and Labour Relations keep the first place.