University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna ranks first worldwide

The University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna (mdw) ranks first worldwide in the subject of performing arts according to the QS World University Ranking 2019.

Interior view of University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna

The University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna has come in first place together with the world-renowned New York institution The Juilliard School in the subject of performing arts in the QS World University Ranking 2019.

Overall, 6 Austrian universities have been ranked among the top 50 universities in their respective subjects in the current QS World University Rankings.

The University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna is the first Austrian university to come first in an international ranking of universities.

About the QS World University Ranking

The QS World University Ranking is an international ranking of universities that has been published annually since 2004 by the British company QS Quacquarelli Symonds. It is one of the most important rankings worldwide. For the 2019 ranking, it has measured the opinion of more than 82,000 faculty members of 1,200 universities in 78 countries worldwide.

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