World's Best Colleges: Top Social Sciences Universities

These are the top Social Sciences universities in 2008.

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Rank   Subject Score
1 Harvard University United States 100.0
2 University of California, Berkeley United States 91.6
3 Stanford University United States 82.6
4 London School of Economics and Political Science United Kingdom 82.1
5 University of Cambridge United Kingdom 81.8
6 University of Oxford United Kingdom 80.8
7 Yale University United States 80.5
8 University of Chicago United States 79.2
9 Princeton University United States 76.8
10 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) United States 76.1
11 Columbia University United States 75.2
12 University of British Columbia Canada 72.0
13 University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) United States 71.5
14 Mcgill University Canada 71.4
14 Australian National University Australia 71.4
16 University of Toronto Canada 71.0
17 Cornell University United States 64.6
18 National University of Singapore (NUS) Singapore 61.9
19 The University of Melbourne Australia 61.7
20 University of Michigan United States 60.9
21 University of Tokyo Japan 59.9
22 University of Pennsylvania United States 58.4
23 New York University (NYU) United States 58.2
24 Peking University China 57.8
25 Monash University Australia 57.6
26 Duke University United States 53.2
27 The University of Sydney Australia 51.4
28 University of New South Wales Australia 50.9
29 Northwestern University United States 50.6
30 The University of Auckland New Zealand 49.7
31 University of Copenhagen Denmark 48.8
31 University College London United Kingdom 48.8
33 Seoul National University Korea, South 47.9
34 University of Hong Kong Hong Kong 47.5
35 Carnegie Mellon University United States 47.2
35 University of Warwick United Kingdom 47.2
37 Université catholique de Louvain (UCL) Belgium 46.2
38 University of California, San Diego United States 45.9
39 University of Queensland Australia 45.7
40 University of Wisconsin-Madison United States 45.4
41 Johns Hopkins University United States 45.1
42 Kyoto University Japan 44.8
43 University of Amsterdam Netherlands 44.7
44 Tsinghua University China 44.1
45 Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Belgium 43.7
46 Boston University United States 43.5
47 Georgetown University United States 42.9
48 King's College London United Kingdom 42.4
49 Hebrew University of Jerusalem Israel 42.3
50 Maastricht University Netherlands 42.2

Source: QS Quacquarelli Symonds (www.topuniversities.com)