22 March 2023 – Taylor's University has once again demonstrated its commitment to academic excellence, with its impressive performances in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023. The university has defended its Top 20 position in the world, coming in at #17 in the world for the Hospitality and Leisure Management subject. This marks seven consecutive years that the institution has been ranked the top Malaysian institution for the subject since 2017.
This ranking places Taylor's University alongside other renowned institutions in the hospitality sector, such as Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne in Switzerland, University of Nevada Las Vegas in the United States, and Swiss Hotel Management School in Switzerland.
"We are delighted to see Taylor's University continue to perform so well in the QS World University Rankings by Subject. These results are a testament to the hard work and dedication of our Taylor’s community – from staff to academics and even our partners who strive every day to make our university one of the best in the world,” said Professor Michael Driscoll, Vice-Chancellor, and President of Taylor's University.
In addition to its impressive rankings in hospitality and leisure management, Taylor's University has also made significant strides in other fields. The university has improved its ranking for Business and Management Studies, leaping six spots from #97 in the previous year to #91 this year. This makes the institution the top private business school in Malaysia and Southeast Asia. The university has also improved its ranking in Art and Design, coming in at #51-100 and making it the top university for this subject in Malaysia. Taylor's University has also made significant progress in other subjects, with four new subjects making it into the ranking exercise, including Communication and Media Studies, Education and Training, Engineering – Electrical and Electronic, and Medicine.
Driscoll continued to share that the institution's success in this area is attributed to its approach of curriculum innovation and adaptability to the changing landscape of education. "At Taylor's University, we are committed to providing our students with the best possible education and opportunities to excel. We are constantly evolving our programs to ensure that our graduates are equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in today's dynamic and ever-changing industries," he said.
Taylor's University offers a range of programs in hospitality and leisure management, business and management studies, art and design, education, engineering, medicine, and other fields. The university provides students with a world-class education and immersive learning experiences, preparing them for success in their chosen careers.
For more information about Taylor's University and its programs, please visit the website here.