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.

QS World University Rankings® (2017)
UQ ranked 47th in the world
UQ ranked 32nd in the world in the field of Life Sciences and Medicine

The Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings  (2018)
UQ ranked =65th in the world
UQ ranked 52nd in the world in the subject of Clinical, pre-clinical and health

Academic Rankings of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University (2017)
UQ overall was ranked 55th worldwide
UQ ranked 22nd in the field of Public Health
UQ ranked in the 76-100 band in the world for the field of Clinical Medicine

US News Best Global Universities (2017)
UQ overall ranked 52nd worldwide
UQ ranked 79th in the field of Clinical Medicine
UQ ranked 32nd in the world for Social Sciences & Public Health