Rankings

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 37th in the world in the field of Life Sciences and Medicine (2020)

UQ ranked 24th in the field of Public Health Academic Rankings of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University (2021)

Human Movement and Sport Sciences at UQ is ranked 1st in the world in the 2019–2020 University Rankings of Academic Performance. UQ was ranked 2nd in the world for sports-related subjects in the 2021 QS World University Rankings by Subject.

UQ is ranked 38th in the world for Nursing in the 2021 QS World Rankings by Subject

UQ was ranked 31st in the world for pharmacy in the 2021 QS World University Rankings by Subject

UQ was ranked 26th in the world for psychology in the 2021 QS World University Rankings by Subject.