Top-Ranked Universities for History, Language, and Literature Studies

If you are the type of person who never understood how Geometry will help in your future, but were always fascinated by people and were always told to “TURN OFF THE LIGHT” by your parents, because you used to read until morning, then the field of Humanities was destined for you.

The field of Humanities usually covers disciplines from History, Philosophy, and Literature, to Languages, Religious Studies, and Liberal Arts.

Still, some of the most popular programmes students tend to flock to are in History, and Languages and Literature.

That’s why, in order to help you with your decision, we made some nifty lists of the highest-ranked universities, with the best programmes in History and Languages, courtesy to Times Higher Education Rankings 2018 and Top Universities Rankings 2017.

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Top-ranked universities in History – Times Higher Education 2018

  1. University of Oxford 
  2. University of Cambridge 
  3. California Institute of Technology 
  4. Stanford University 
  5. Massachusetts Institute of Technology 
  6. Harvard University 
  7. Princeton University 
  8. University of Chicago 
  9. University of Pennsylvania 
  10. Yale University 

Top-ranked universities in History – Top Universities 2017

  1. Harvard University 
  2. University of Oxford 
  3. University of Cambridge 
  4. Stanford University 
  5. University of California, Berkley (UCB) 
  6. Yale University 
  7. London School of Economics and Political Science 
  8. Princeton University 
  9. Columbia University 
  10. University of Chicago 

Top-ranked universities in Languages and Literature – Times Higher Education 2018

  1. University of Oxford 
  2. University of Cambridge 
  3. California Institute of Technology 
  4. Stanford University 
  5. Massachusetts Institute of Technology 
  6. Harvard University 
  7. Princeton University 
  8. University of Chicago 
  9. University of Pennsylvania 
  10. Yale University 

Top-ranked universities in Languages and Literature – Top Universities 2017

  1. University of Oxford 
  2. University of Cambridge 
  3. Harvard University 
  4. University of California, Berkley (UCB) 
  5. Yale University 
  6. Stanford University 
  7. University of Chicago 
  8. Princeton University 
  9. Columbia University 
  10. University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) 

Other high-ranked universities offering History, and Languages and Literature degrees

  1. London School of Economics and Political Sciences – ranked 25th
  2. The University of Edinburgh – ranked 27th (tie)
  3. Peking University – ranked 27th (tie)
  4. Georgia Institute of Technology – ranked 33rd
  5. King’s College London – ranked 36th
  6. KU Leuven – ranked 47th
  7. University of Queensland – ranked 65th
  8. Leiden University – ranked 67th
  9. Utrecht University – ranked 68th
  10. Erasmus University College – ranked 72nd

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