Mahidol University ranked in world’s top 100 for performing arts

MONDAY, MARCH 15, 2021

Mahidol University has skyrocketed into the world’s top 100 universities in the field of performing arts. The 2021 QS World University Rankings by Subject also showed Mahidol retains its place as Thailand’s top medical university, ranked among the top 150 in the world.

“The results show our Performing Arts ranking has entered the top 100 for the first time, thanks to our internationally recognised College of Music, said Mahidol University president, Professor Banchong Mahaisavariya.

Meanwhile, Mahidol was ranked 142nd in the world for Life Sciences & Medicine.

These results reaffirmed the incredible strengths of Mahidol University in the fields of Health Science & Medicine and Science & Technology, said university officials.

Being ranked in the top 100 for performing arts confirms the dedication and commitment to quality of teachers, students and research, said Narong Prangcharoen, Dean of Mahidol’s College of Music.

“This achievement is our pride and a major step that reinforces the mission of the college to be a leading music institution in Southeast Asia,” said Narong.

The QS World University Rankings by Subject ranks the world’s top universities in 51 subjects.

The annual rankings are based on academic reputation, employer reputation, and impact of research.