Knowledge leadership for a better world

Ranked in the world's top 100, The University of Queensland is one of Australia's leading research and teaching institutions

University Profile

A top 100 university

UQ is Queensland's only university ranked well inside the top 100 of the world's more than 10,000 universities. This is measured through a number of major independent university rankings, including the QS World University Rankings, US News Best Global Universities Rankings, Times Higher Education World University Rankings, Academic Ranking of World Universities, and the Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers for World Universities.

  • 43rd

    QS World University Ranking
  • 47th

    Best Global Universities League Table
  • 56th

    Performance ranking of scientific papers of world universities
  • 65th

    Times Higher Education World University Ranking
  • 77th

    Academic ranking of world universities

UQ's innovations have made and continue to make genuinely life-changing advances.

For more than a century, UQ has made significant contributions to Queensland, Australia and the world.

Vice-Chancellor and President, Peter Høj

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UQ's world-class campuses facilitate the best teaching practices and optimal learning experiences.