Our achievements contribute to UQ’s position in the top 100 of the major world university ranking systems, especially within clinical and pre-clinical health and medicine metrics. As Queensland's oldest and most established university, UQ has forged a world class reputation, based on our achievements and ability to contribute to our community - locally, nationally, and globally.

UQ ranked 31 in the world in the field of Life Sciences and Medicine in the 2022 QS World University Rankings.

UQ ranked 30th in the field of Public Health, Global Rankings of Academic Subjects by ShanghaiRanking (2022)

Sports-related subjects at UQ ranked 2nd in the world and 1st in Australia in the QS World University Rankings 2022. 

UQ ranked 9th in the world for Nursing in the Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2022.

UQ was ranked 30th in the world for pharmacy in the 2022 QS World University Rankings by Subject

UQ was ranked 32nd in the world for psychology in the 2022 QS World University Rankings by Subject.