The Jindal Global Law School (JGLS) of O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) is now ranked 76 out of all law schools globally in the QS World University Rankings by Subject (Law) 2021.
According to a press release from the institution, out of 976 that were considered globally by QS, 320 law schools were ranked.
JGLS is the only law school to be ranked from India. JGLS is ranked 33 and 58 in the world in the parameters of ‘Employer Reputation’ and ‘Academic Reputation’ respectively in the QS World University Ranking by subject 2021. JGLS’s current global rank of 76 compared to previous rank in the 101-150 bracket is driven by a 45% increase in research citation and a 25% increase in the H-index of research output of JGLS.
The press release further claims that out of 976 law schools considered globally, only 320 made it to the QS World University Rankings by Subject (Law) 2021.
number of law schools around the world that are considered in these prestigious rankings is substantially more than institutions considered in other subject areas, which highlights the intense competition among law schools in the world. .
With a global rank of 76 this year, JGLS has jumped from the 101-150 bracket in the previous year. Mr. Naveen Jindal, Founding Chancellor, O.P. Jindal Global University, said, ” JGLS has risen in the ranks to enter the top 100 in the QS World University Rankings by Subject this year
Chancellor Mr. Jindal, added, “It is a proud moment to be able to contribute consistently to the building of our country and the educational landscape.
I congratulate our Vice-Chancellor, Professor (Dr.) C. Raj Kumar, and his outstanding colleagues in JGU and JGLS for bringing this important distinction to India.”