QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018
In the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject 2018, the Faculty of Construction and Environment (FCE) has 2 disciplines in the top 20. The ranking for Civil and Structural Engineering was the same as last year in 10th place, and the ranking for Architecture/ Built Environment was in 19th place. In Hong Kong alone, PolyU is the only local university in the top 10 for the subject of Civil and Structural Engineering, and only the second local university to be within the top twenty for the subject of Architecture/ Built Environment. Both these subject areas are well represented by the academic expertise in the Faculty of Construction and Environment (FCE).
Launched in 2011, the annual QS World University Rankings by Subject is a comprehensive guide to a range of subjects. The rankings highlight the world’s top universities in 48 subjects, based on academic reputation, employer reputation, and research impact.