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This page provides a select list of ranking services. However, the listing of items on this page in no way constitutes an endorsement of a ranking service by SMU Libraries or by the Singapore Management University.
Academic Ranking of World Universities
First published in June 2003 by the Center for World-Class Universities and the Institute of Higher Education of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, and updated on an annual basis.
QS University Rankings
Includes World University Rankings; Asian University Rankings; and explore leading institutions by region and subject.
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings
Also has lists of Top 100 World Universities Under 50 Years old; Top Asian Universities; Top European Universities; Top North American Universities; Top South American Universities; Top Oceania Universities and Top African Universities.
CWTS Leiden Ranking
Uses scientific impact and collaboration to rank institutions. Data collected from citations and co-authors.
Articles on University Rankings
Business Schools Rankings
Economics Schools Rankings
Accounting & Finance Schools Rankings
Arizona State University Finance Rankings
This study ranks institutions by the number of annual articles published in the top 4 finance journals: Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies.
Brigham Young University Accounting Research Rankings
The rankings are based on classifications of peer reviewed articles in 11 accounting journals since 1990. Rankings are available by institution, subject, and method.