The University of the Philippines (UP) is steadily climbing in the roster of the world’s best universities, according to the London-based Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings. UP has gone from the top 44 percent universities in the 2016 rankings to the top 27 percent in the 2024 rankings. Data from the latest […]

The University of the Philippines has been named one of the world’s top 100 universities for development studies. This is the first time since 2017 that UP has been ranked in the subject in the QS World University Rankings by Subject.

UP also advanced in the rankings in politics and international studies and was able to maintain its position in English language and literature, agriculture and forestry, medicine, environmental sciences, and sociology. This year likewise saw UP’s initial entry in geography, business and management studies, economics and econometrics, and law.