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Northumbria University Ranking 2024

Newcastle upon Tyne , UK

Northumbria University
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About Northumbria University

The original founding year of Northumbria University was 1877, although it achieved the status of a university in 1922. Northumbria University is a public university which is situated in Newcastle upon Tyne. This university has been ranked at 668 by U.S. News in its list of Best Global Universities for 2022. It has been ranked at 501-600 in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2023, 95 in its Young University Rankings, and 101-200 in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2022. It has been ranked at 651-700 in the QS World University Rankings for 2023 as well. 

Northumbria University World Rankings 

Ranking Name2023202220212020
Times Higher Education (THE) World University Ranking501-600401-500351-400351-400
QS World University Rankings 651-700701-750651-700701-750
U.S. News N/A668 (Best Global Universities)N/AN/A

Subject Wise Ranking 

Northumbria University offers a wide range of courses across both undergraduate and postgraduate programs. The subject-wise rankings of Northumbria University are listed below as per Times Higher Education (THE): 

  • 401-500 for Arts and humanities
  • 301-400 for Clinical, pre-clinical and health
  • 201-250 for Engineering and technology
  • 501-600 for Life sciences
  • 401-500 for Physical sciences
  • 501-600 for Social sciences
  • 401-500 for Business and Economics
  • 301-400 for Computer Science
  • 101-125 for Law
  • 401-500 for Education
  • 301-400 for Psychology 

It also has a QS WUR Ranking of 401-450 by Subject. 

Employability Ranking 

Northumbria University has been ranked at 251-300 in the Graduate Employability Ranking by QS and among the top 25 universities for graduates in high-skilled employment by Graduate Outcomes 2019/20. According to the Centre for World University Rankings (CWUR), the employability ranking of Northumbria University is 833. 

 Ranking of Top Universities in UK


UniversityGlobal Ranking
Imperial College London Ranking6
University of Leicester Ranking279
Queen Mary University of London Ranking125
University of West London Ranking107
Northumbria University Ranking651-700
University of Strathclyde Ranking325
University of Bedfordshire Ranking801-1000
Manchester Metropolitan University Ranking801-1000
University of Sussex Ranking240
Glasgow Caledonian University Ranking1001-1200
University of South Wales Ranking1001–1200
Liverpool John Moores University Ranking801-1000
Goldsmiths University of London Ranking511-520
Robert Gordon University Ranking801-1000
Bath Spa University Ranking95
Birkbeck University of London Ranking343
Liverpool Hope University Ranking187
University of Manchester Ranking28
University of Edinburgh Ranking15
Falmouth University Ranking101-150
University of Chichester Ranking66



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