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® 
UQ ranked 48th in the world (2019)
UQ ranked 30th in the world in the field of Life Sciences and Medicine (2018)

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 (2018)
UQ ranked 55th in the world
UQ ranked 18th 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 (2019)
UQ overall ranked 42nd worldwide
UQ ranked 55th in the field of Clinical Medicine
UQ ranked 21st in the field of Social Sciences and Public Health