Ulster University Ranking

UU is a public university in the UK with a reputation for research, innovation and the medical sciences. The university was ranked first in pharmacy by the Guardian University Guide. With campuses in Belfast, Coleraine, Jordanstown, and Magee, UU is one of the top 60 international universities in the United Kingdom. The university is ranked among the top 200 Young World Universities by Times Higher Education (THE). Moreover, according to the European Teaching Ranking, it is among the top 150 universities.


According to the Research Excellence Framework (REF), 72% of the university's research output was either world-class or of the highest international calibre. The university was also identified by the REF evaluation. UU has a reputation for exploring the effects of a healthy diet and food quality to treat chronic diseases. QS World Rankings has ranked UU as one of the top 30 colleges in the world for nursing. Here are some Ulster University rankings in 2022 -


  • 601-800 in Times Higher Education (THE) University Ranking
  • 44th in The Complete University Ranking Guide (UK)
  • 58th in The Guardian University Rankings

Course Rankings


There are four faculties of study available at UU for undergraduate and graduate degrees. Let's look at some of the subject rankings for each faculty -


Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

THE Arts and Humanities: #401-500

THE Social Sciences: #601+

THE Education: #301-400



THE Business and Economics: #600+


Computing, Engineering & Built Environment

THE Engineering and Technology: #401-500

THE Computer Science: #601-800


Life & Health Sciences

THE Life Sciences: #401-500

THE Clinical, Pre-Clinical and Health: #401-500

THE Psychology: #201-250

Global Rankings


QS Ranks

US News Ranks


#651 - 700



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