The latest international university rankings highlight the excellence of the University of Queensland’s research performance. The most prestigious and widely-recognised rankings of world universities rank UQ in the top 50 and top 100 globally.

The University of Queensland's rankings World Australia Current result
Academic Ranking of World Universities 54 2 2020
THE World University Ranking 62 4 2020
QS World University Ranking 46 5 2021
NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers for World Universities 39 3 2020
US News Best Global Universities Rankings 36 3 2021
Nature Index tables Top Academic Institutions* 102 3 2020
CWTS Leiden Ranking** 31 1 2020

* measured by fractional count
** measured by the impact indicator P(top 1%), ordered by P(top 1%) using fractional counting.