Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)

ARWU uses four objective indicators to rank the academic and research performance of more than 1,800 universities around the world, publishing the rank of the best 1,000. These indicators include:

  • quality of education
  • quality of faculty
  • research output
  • per capita performance.

Overall

Top 400 globally

We’re ranked in the global top 400 by one of the world’s leading university ranking agencies.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Academic Ranking of World Universities

Arts, social sciences and communications

Top 200 globally

We’re ranked in the world’s top 200 for geography.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Geography

Business and commerce

Top 150 globally

We’re ranked in the world's top 150 for hospitality and tourism management.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Hospitality & Tourism Management

Education and teaching

Top 300 globally

One of the world’s leading university ranking agencies puts our education subjects in the top 300.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects: Education

Health

Top 75 globally

We’re ranked in the world’s top 75 for nursing.

ShanghaiRanking, 2020, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Nursing

Top 300 globally

We’re ranked in the world’s top 300 for psychology.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Psychology

Top 300 globally

We’re ranked in the world’s top 300 for public health.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Public Health

Top 300 globally

We’re ranked in the world’s top 300 for clinical medicine.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Clinical Medicine

IT and engineering

Top 400 globally

We’re ranked in the world’s top 400 for computer science and engineering.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Computer Science & Engineering

Top 400 globally

We’re ranked in the world’s top 400 for biotechnology.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Biotechnology

Science

Top 150 globally

We’re ranked in the world’s top 150 for agricultural sciences.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Agricultural Sciences

Top 300 globally

We’re ranked in the world’s top 300 for biological sciences.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Biological Sciences

Top 400 globally

We’re ranked in the world’s top 400 for ecology.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Ecology

Top 400 globally

We’re ranked in the world’s top 400 for human biological sciences.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Human Biological Sciences

Top 150 globally

We’re ranked in the world’s top 150 for veterinary sciences.

ShanghaiRanking, 2021, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - Veterinary Sciences