STUDY IN
uk

    University of Dundee, DUNDEE, SCOTLAND - RANKING

    Dundee, ScotlandLocation
    UniversitySchool type
    EStd 1881established year
    10960enrollment
    7.2/10

    University of Dundee: Global, National, and Subject-Wise Rankings 2020-2021

    Supriya Sarkar's profile photo

    Supriya Sarkar

    Study Abroad Expert

    The University of Dundee, UK includes ten schools offering programs over graduate and postgraduate levels. These schools are – School of Business, School of Dentistry, School of Education and Social Work, School of Humanities, School of Life Sciences, School of Medicine, School of Nursing and Health Sciences, School of Science and Engineering, School of Social Sciences, and Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design.

    The University of Dundee is one of the highest-ranking universities in the UK. As per the International Student Barometer (ISB) 2019, the overall student satisfaction rate was estimated to be 89%. The University of Dundee also provides scholarships for graduate and postgraduate programs to international students.

    University of Dundee Ranking Highlights

    • According to The US News, the University of Dundee was ranked #312 in Best Global Universities.
    • According to The US News, the University of Dundee was ranked #135 in Best Global Universities in Europe.
    • As per Times Higher Education (THE), the university’s ranking was #201-250.
    • According to Times Higher Education (THE), The University of Dundee ranked #401-500 in its Business and Economics Program.

    University of Dundee World Ranking

    There were various Ranking Indicators used by platforms to determine and establish the ranking of a particular institute, it's ranking in the respective country, and its subject-wise rankings. Some of these indicators are – Calculation of its Research Performance (Publications, Books, Conferences, etc.), analyzing various Reputation Indicators, Bibliometric Indicators, Scientific Excellence Indicators, etc. And as per the calculations, various segment-wise rankings of the university are calculated.

    The University of Dundee is one of the best and most popular universities in Europe. However, the university’s rank dropped down this year as compared to the last few years. As per QS World University Ranking, the university’s rank was #272 in 2019, #302 in 2020, and #319 in 2021.

    The University of Dundee has an overall score of 32.9 as per the ranking criteria of QS World University Ranking.

    • As per The US News and World Report, the University of Dundee was ranked at #301 in Best Global Universities.
    • As per QS 2020, the University of Dundee ranked #302 in the world.
    • As per The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020, the university was ranked #24th in the UK.
    • According to the Guardian University Guide 2021, the University of Dundee was ranked #19th in the UK.
    • According to The Complete University Guide 2020, the university’s ranking was #31.

    Additionally, the scores in the overall university performance result in its ranking in the world. Here are some ranking indicators that determine the position of an institute in the world and the country :

    Ranking Criteria Score (Out of 100)
    Academic Reputation 19.3
    Employer Reputation 15.4
    Faculty Student 57.6
    Citations per Faculty 21.7
    International Faculty 85.8
    International Students 65.4
    Overall Score 32.9

    University of Dundee National Ranking

    The University of Dundee is a Public Research Institute in Scotland, UK. The University was established in 1881 and had a partnership with the University of St. Andrews. However, the University of Dundee achieved independent university status in 1967.

    The university offers over 100 programs to students in subjects like- law, medicine, dentistry, social science, education, etc. The university is home to more than 12,000 students, having 22% international students. The male-female ratio in the university is 37:63 respectively.

    The student-faculty ratio of the university is 1:17, and the university has a student satisfaction rate of 89%.

    The university also has its own hospital, namely, Ninewells Hospital, and a research center as well.

    The country-wise ranking of the University of Dundee as determined by various reports are as follows :

    • As per The US News, The University of Dundee was ranked #135 in Best Global Universities in Europe.
    • As per The US News, The University of Dundee was ranked #32 in Best Global Universities in the UK.
    • As per Times Higher Education (2020), the university’s ranking was #201-250.
    • As per Shanghai Ranking (ARWU) 2019, the university’s ranking was #301-400.

    Here are the rankings of other universities in the United Kingdom :

    University Global Rank Global Score
    University of Oxford #1 87.0
    University of Cambridge #2 85.8
    University of College London #3 83.4
    Imperial College London #4 83.3
    University of Edinburgh #6 78.3

    University of Dundee Subject Rankings

    The University of Dundee, UK includes ten schools offering programs over graduate and postgraduate levels. These schools are – School of Business, School of Dentistry, School of Education and Social Work, School of Humanities, School of Life Sciences, School of Medicine, School of Nursing and Health Sciences, School of Science and Engineering, School of Social Sciences, and Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design.

    • As per QS World University Rankings, UOW has been ranked #51-100 in its subject ranking.
    • As per The Complete University Guide 2020, the University of Dundee was ranked #27th in its Civil Engineering program, and #35th in its Computer Science program.
    • According to Times Higher Education (THE), The University of Dundee ranked #401-500 in the Business and Economics program.
    • According to The Guardian 2020, the university’s Civil Engineering program was ranked #23rd.
    • As per the Guardian University Guide 2021, the university was ranked #1 in its Medicine program, #3 for Dentistry, #4 for Design and Crafts, and #4 for Education.

    The subject wise ranking of The University of Dundee is as follows :

    Subject Ranking
    Molecular Biology and Genetics #121
    Biology and Chemistry #101
    Cell Biology #160
    Clinical Medicine #340
    Social Sciences and Public Health #338

    The University of Dundee is a popular university in the United Kingdom. Although the ranking of the university has seen slow growth in the past few years, there are some positive pointers of the university as well, such as The overall student satisfaction is commendable, being 89%, which indicates that the university provides quality of education as well as student life experience to its students. The student-faculty ratio of the university is 1:17.

    Moreover, as per the Guardian University Guide 2021, the university was ranked #1 in its Medicine program, #3 for Dentistry, #4 for Design and Crafts, and #4 for Education.

    According to the Guardian 2020, the university’s Civil Engineering program was ranked #23rd, and as per the Complete University Guide 2020, the University of Dundee was ranked #27th in its Civil Engineering program, and #35th in its Computer Science program.

    Thus, overall the University of Dundee, UK is a good choice for International Students to study as its academic performance indicates.

    Similar Colleges

    Robert Gordon University

    Robert Gordon University

    Aberdeen, Scotland
    M.B.A $ 21.47 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    University of Aberdeen

    University of Aberdeen

    Aberdeen, Scotland
    MBChB $ 39.86 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    Aberystwyth University

    Aberystwyth University

    Aberystwyth, Wales
    M.B.A $ 22.93 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    University of Bath

    University of Bath

    Bath, England
    Ph.D Engineering $ 27.06 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    Cranfield University

    Cranfield University

    Bedford, England
    M.B.A $ 45.46 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    Queen's University Belfast

    Queen's University Belfast

    Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Ph.D $ 30.36 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    Ulster University

    Ulster University

    Belfast, Northern Ireland
    M.S $ 18.38 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    University of Reading

    University of Reading

    Berkshire, England
    Master $ 25.46 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    Aston University

    Aston University

    Birmingham, England
    B.A/B.Sc $ 50.75 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES

    interested in this College ?

    Get free counselling
    Faculty, schools and campuses