On March 3, QS Global Education Network released the tenth edition of the QS World University Rankings by Subject which includes 1,368 world’s top universities from 83 locations, assessed across 48 subjects plus 5 faculty areas. A total of 19 subjects of Tongji University were on the list, ranking 12th among universities in China's mainland.
A total of 100 subjects from 18 universities in China's mainland are among the top 50 in the list, which among 3 are from Tongji University. In addition, 2 subjects from Tongji are among the top 20 in the World University Rankings. The Art & Design subject rises to the 13th place in the world, and the first in Asia while architecture the 18th in the world.