University of Glasgow Rank 2022 ,,UK

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Aishwarya BhatnagarStudy Abroad Expert

Updated on Jul 15, 2022

University Ranking

Established in 1451, the University of Glasgow is one of the fourth oldest universities in the UK. The University of Glasgow’s world ranking is in the top 100 according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022. It is ranked at the 86th position in 2022, whereas, in the previous year, it was at the 92nd position.

The University of Glasgow ranking is in the top 100 in the world in the QS World University Rankings as well. It ranks at the 81st position for 2023. Glasgow’s University QS ranking in 2022 is #73. The factors that determine the QS World University Ranking are academic reputation, employer reputation, faculty / student ratio, citations per faculty, and international student ratio & international faculty ratio. Read: University of Glasgow Admissions 2022

The U.S. News & World Report has ranked the University of Glasgow at the 84th position in the global universities category in 2022. When it comes to the University of Glasgow ranking in the UK, then it is at the #11th position as per The Guardian 2022. The parameters that are considered for the rankings by The Guardian are entry standards, student-staff ratio, expenditure per student, continuation, student satisfaction, value-added services, career prospects, etc. Read: University of Glasgow Courses & Fees

According to the Complete University Guide, the University of Glasgow’s ranking is #23rd for 2023. The ranking of the university has slightly declined when compared with this year’s ranking. In 2022, the university ranks at the 16th position as per the Complete University Guide. The parameters considered by the Complete University Guide for ranking are student satisfaction, research quality, research intensity, student-staff ratio, academic services spend, etc.

University of Glasgow University Rankings FAQs

Q. What is the ranking of the University of Glasgow in the world?

A. When it comes to the University of Glasgow world ranking, then it ranks at the 86th position as per the Times Higher Education World University rankings 2022. In the QS World University Rankings for 2022, the University of Glasgow ranks at 73rd position.

Q. Is the University of Glasgow in the top 10 universities in the UK as per the U.S. News & World Report?

A. According to the U.S. News & World Report, the University of Glasgow is ranked at the #8th position in the United Kingdom.

Q. Is the University of Glasgow prestigious?

A. The University of Glasgow has risen in the rankings in two prestigious university league tables. When compared with the previous year's QS World University Rankings, the university has shown an improvement upto four places in 2022. In 2021, the QS ranking of the university was 77, whereas, in 2022, the university ranks at the 73rd position. Also, the university’s ranking has improved upto three places in the Complete University Guide in 2022, rising to 16th in the UK from the 19th position in the previous year.

Q. How has been the performance of the University of Glasgow in the UK in terms of ranking in the past two years?

A. The ranking of the University of Glasgow has improved in the past 2 years. In 2021, the University of Glasgow has ranked at the 19th position, whereas, in 2022, it has been ranked at the 16th position. In the Guardian University Rankings 2022, the university ranks at the 11th position, whereas, in 2021, the university was placed at the 12th position.

Q. Has there been any improvement in the Glasgow University QS rankings since the last 2 years? What parameters are considered for the ranking purpose for the QS World University Rankings?

A. If we compare the QS rankings of the University of Glasgow for the past 2 years, then it has surely shown some improvement in the ranking table. In 2021, the university was placed at the 77th position and in 2022, the university is placed at the 73rd position. The parameters that are considered by the QS World University Rankings to determine the university’s performance are:
  • Academic Reputation
  • Employer Reputation
  • Citations per Faculty
  • Faculty / Student Ratio
  • International Student Ratio & International Faculty Ratio

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By20182019202020212022

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Universities Rankings [1]

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QS - World University Ranking [2]

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THE (Times Higher Education) - University Ranking [3]

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The Complete University Guide - University Ranking (UK) [4]

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The Guardian - University Rankings [5]

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US News & World Report - Global Universities [6]

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  • ARWU (Shanghai Ranking)

    [1] The Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities takes into account universities that have Fields Medalists, Highly Cited Researchers, Nobel Laureates, papers published to determine top universities in the world.... Read More
  • QS

    [2] At QS World University Ranking, six simple metrics are taken into account that effectively capture university performances and a list of top-performing universities in the world are derived for a particular year.... Read More
  • THE (Times Higher Education)

    [3] Candidates looking for colleges that give importance to Teaching and Research can consider Times Higher Education Ranking Methodology. THE gives higher importance to the academic reputation of a higher education institute.... Read More
  • The Complete University Guide

    [4] The Complete University Guide uses a total of ten indicators to decide on the top-performing universities in the UK. While the informationis sourced from the public domain, know all about the indicators and their weightage.... Read More
  • The Guardian

    [5] The Guardian Ranking Methodology uses a total of nine indicators of performance that covers all stages of a student’s life cycle to put together their ranking league table.... Read More
  • US News & World Report

    [6] As more and more students are studying abroad, focusing on specific aspects of universities has become an important part of students’ research.... Read More

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Course Ranking

Let us talk about the course-wise rankings of the University of Glasgow. Around 35,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students from over 140 countries worldwide study at the University of Glasgow each year (as per data 2020-21 academic year). For the Global MBA rankings, the university is ranked at the 151-200th position in the QS rankings for 2022. When it comes to the rank of Business and Economics course, then it ranks at the 100th position by the Times Higher Education World University rankings by subject. In the case of the Accounting & Finance course ranking as per The Guardian, the university ranks at the 1st position in 2022.

The Engineering courses offered at the University of Glasgow rank in the top 50 in the UK. The Guardian has ranked Civil Engineering at the 9th position and Electronic & Electrical Engineering at the 14th position in 2022.

University of Glasgow Course Ranking FAQs

Q. What is the ranking of the University of Glasgow for business courses globally and in the UK?

A. The University of Glasgow’s ranking for the Global MBA courses as per the QS rankings is between 151-200 in 2022. For the Business and Economics course, the University of Glasgow is at the 100th position according to the Times Higher Education Ranking in 2022. The Accounting & Finance course is at the 1st position in the UK as per The Guardian 2022 ranking. The Economics course is at the 5th position as per The Guardian rankings in 2022.

Q. What is the ranking of the University of Glasgow for the Engineering course in the world as per The Times Higher Education World University Rankings?

A. The University of Glasgow has maintained its position in 2022 in the Engineering course when compared with the last year in the Times Higher Education rankings. In both years, the university ranks at the 251-300th position.

Q. How has the University of Glasgow ranked in the UK in 2022 for the Engineering courses by The Guardian?

A. There has been a significant improvement in the ranking for the Engineering courses offered at the University of Glasgow according to The Guardian University Guide 2022 For the Civil Engineering course, the university ranks at the 9th position in 2022. In 2021, for the same course, the university ranked at the 11th position. For Electronic & Electrical Engineering, the university ranks at the 14th position. In 2021, the university ranked at the 36th position for Electronic & Electrical Engineering.

Q. What is the ranking of the University of Glasgow for the Law courses in 2022 globally and in the UK?

A. Globally, the ranking of law course offered by the University of Glasgow has improved. According to the Times Higher Education rankings, the university ranks at the 33rd position in 2022, whereas, in 2021, the university ranked at the 40th position. In the UK, the university has maintained its position at the same rank for the Law course in 2022 when it comes to the ranking by The Guardian. In 2022 as well as 2021, the university ranks at the 5th position for the law courses.

Q. What is the global ranking of the Computers course at the University of Glasgow in 2022?

A. According to the Times Higher Education rankings for the computer course in 2022, the University of Glasgow ranks between 251-300. For this subject’s ranking, different factors like teaching, research, citations, industry income, and international outlook are considered.

Ranking for Business Courses

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By20182019202020212022

FT (Financial Times) - Master in Finance [7]

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FT (Financial Times) - Master in Management [7]

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QS - Accounting & Finance [8]

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QS - Global MBA [9]

151-200201-250151-200151-200151-200

THE (Times Higher Education) - PG Business and Economics [10]

126-150126-150176-200101-125100

The Complete University Guide - Accounting & Finance Ranking [11]

32114

The Complete University Guide - Business & Management Studies (UK) [11]

2513121026

The Guardian - Accounting & Finance Rankings [12]

1029621

The Guardian - Business, Management & Marketing [12]

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The Guardian - Guardian Economics Rankings

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  • FT (Financial Times)

    [7] Candidates who consider compensation as a major factor while deciding a business school should go for Financial Times Global MBA Rankings. It also provides rankings for Masters in Management and Masters in Finance.... Read More
  • QS

    [8] The QS University Rankings by Subject methodology ranks the quality of subjects in each university taking into considerationfour parameters, Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Research Citations per Paper, and H-index.... Read More
  • QS

    [9] The QS Global MBA Rankings use six benchmarks that are further divided into multiple indicators to capture university performances for a list of top-performing MBA universities.... Read More
  • THE (Times Higher Education)

    [10] Candidates looking for colleges that give importance to Teaching and Research can consider Times Higher Education Ranking Methodology. THE gives higher importance to the academic reputation of a higher education institute.... Read More
  • The Complete University Guide

    [11] The Complete University Guide uses a total of ten indicators to decide on the top-performing universities in the UK. While the informationis sourced from the public domain, know all about the indicators and their weightage.... Read More
  • The Guardian

    [12] The Guardian Ranking Methodology uses a total of nine indicators of performance that covers all stages of a student’s life cycle to put together their ranking league table.... Read More

Ranking for Engineering Courses

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By20182019202020212022

QS - Architecture & Built Environment Rankings

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QS - Engineering and Technology [13]

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QS - Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering Rankings

101-150101-150101-150151-200NA

THE (Times Higher Education) - PG Engineering and Technology [14]

151-175201-250201-250251-300251-300

The Complete University Guide - Aeronautical & Aerospace Engineering

107324

The Complete University Guide - Civil Engineering Ranking [15]

43227

The Complete University Guide - Electrical & Electronic Engineering [15]

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The Complete University Guide - Mechanical Engineering Ranking [15]

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The Guardian - Civil Engineering [16]

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The Guardian - Electronic & Electrical Engineering [16]

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The Guardian - Mechanical Engineering [16]

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  • QS

    [13] The QS University Rankings by Subject methodology ranks the quality of subjects in each university taking into considerationfour parameters, Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Research Citations per Paper, and H-index.... Read More
  • THE (Times Higher Education)

    [14] Candidates looking for colleges that give importance to Teaching and Research can consider Times Higher Education Ranking Methodology. THE gives higher importance to the academic reputation of a higher education institute.... Read More
  • The Complete University Guide

    [15] The Complete University Guide uses a total of ten indicators to decide on the top-performing universities in the UK. While the informationis sourced from the public domain, know all about the indicators and their weightage.... Read More
  • The Guardian

    [16] The Guardian Ranking Methodology uses a total of nine indicators of performance that covers all stages of a student’s life cycle to put together their ranking league table.... Read More

Ranking for Computers Courses

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By20182019202020212022

THE (Times Higher Education) - PG Computers [17]

101-125201-250251-300251-300251-300

The Complete University Guide - Computer Science [18]

1413786
  • THE (Times Higher Education)

    [17] Candidates looking for colleges that give importance to Teaching and Research can consider Times Higher Education Ranking Methodology. THE gives higher importance to the academic reputation of a higher education institute.... Read More
  • The Complete University Guide

    [18] The Complete University Guide uses a total of ten indicators to decide on the top-performing universities in the UK. While the informationis sourced from the public domain, know all about the indicators and their weightage.... Read More

Ranking for Science Courses

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By20182019202020212022

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Mathematics Rankings

201-300151-200151-200101-150NA

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Physics Rankings

51-7551-7551-7551-75NA

QS - Pharmacy & Pharmacology Rankings

51-10051-10051-10051-100NA

QS - Physics and Astronomy Rankings

51-100101-15051-10051-100NA

QS - QS - Biological Sciences Rankings

51-10051-10051-10051-100NA

QS - QS - Mathematics Rankings

101-150151-200101-150101-150NA

THE (Times Higher Education) - Life Sciences Rankings

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THE (Times Higher Education) - THE - Psychology Rankings

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The Complete University Guide - Biological Sciences Rankings

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The Complete University Guide - Physics & Astronomy Rankings

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The Complete University Guide - Psychology Rankings

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The Guardian - Guardian Physics Rankings

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Ranking for Humanities Courses

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By20182019202020212022

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Political Sciences Rankings

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ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Sociology Ranking

151-200151-200101-15076-100NA

QS - Communication and Media Studies Rankings

51-10051-10051-10051-100NA

QS - Performing Arts Rankings

51-1004451-10051-100NA

QS - Politics Rankings

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QS - QS - Art & Design Rankings

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QS - QS - Sociology Rankings

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THE (Times Higher Education) - Arts & Humanities Rankings

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The Complete University Guide - Art & Design Rankings

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The Complete University Guide - Sociology Rankings

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The Guardian - Guardian Politics Rankings

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The Guardian - Guardian Sociology Rankings

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Ranking for Medicine Courses

Ranked By20182019202020212022

QS - QS - Medicine Rankings

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QS - QS - Nursing Rankings

51-10051-10051-10051-100NA

THE (Times Higher Education) - Clinical and Health Rankings

5351565449

The Complete University Guide - Medicine Rankings

53316

The Complete University Guide - Nursing Rankings

11112

The Guardian - Guardian Medicine Rankings

81271213

Ranking for Law Courses

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By20182019202020212022

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Law Ranking

151-200151-200201-300201-300NA

QS - QS - Law Rankings

51-10051-10051-10051-100NA

THE (Times Higher Education) - THE - Law Rankings

4852414033

The Complete University Guide - Law Rankings

52355

The Guardian - Guardian Law Rankings

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University CityGlasgow, Scotland, UK
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