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Rankings and reputation in the news

UQ jumped eight places in the latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings to its highest position yet of equal 54th globally.


Update 2, 2021 - Key metrics, achievements and initiatives

Rankings and Reputation highlights

2021 QS World Rankings by Subject Area

  • Sport-related subjects (2nd in the world; up from 3rd in 2020)
  • Nursing (38th in the world)
  • Psychology (26th in the world)
  • Pharmacy & Pharmacology (31st in the world)

2021 Times Higher Education Subject Rankings

  • Clinical, Pre-Clinical and Health (54th in the world; up from 66th in 2020).
  • Psychology (52nd in the world).

2022 Times Higher Education World University Rankings

  • UQ jumped eight places in the latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings to its highest position yet of equal 54th globally.