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University of Strathclyde Ranking 2024

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University of Strathclyde
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About University of Strathclyde


The University of Strathclyde is one of the best public research institutions in Glasgow, Scotland. Glasgow's second-oldest higher education institution was established in 1796 as the Andersonian Institute. It was granted a royal charter in 1964 as the first technological university in the UK. 

Moreover, it ranks at 325 and 401-500 in the 2023 QS World University and Times Higher Education World University rankings respectively. It is also ranked at 365 in the Best Global Universities list of U.S. News for 2022. It is Scotland's third-largest university in terms of enrollment, with faculty and students originating from more than 100 different nations. Its name is derived from the former Kingdom of Strathclyde. Up until 2012, when the Jordanhill site was closed and everything was moved to the John Anderson Campus, the institution maintained two campuses: the John Anderson Campus and the Jordanhill Campus.

University of Strathclyde World Rankings

Ranking name 2023202220212020
QS World University Ranking325302300296
Times Higher Education (THE) World University Ranking#401-500   
U.S. News (Best Global Universities)#365   


Subject Wise Ranking

According to U.S. News, the subject wise rankings are: 

  • Civil engineering Rank- # 79;
  •  Chemistry Rank- #356; 
  • Economics and Business Rank- #211; 
  • Optics Rank- #126; 
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology Rank- #177; 
  • Social Science and Public Health Rank- #283;
  •  Electrical engineering Rank- #116; 
  • Fuel and Energy Rank- #229; 
  • Material science Rank- #591; 
  • Clinical medicine Rank- #595; 
  • Physics Rank- #223. 

The University of Strathclyde also has a QS WUR subject ranking of #401- 450.


Employability Ranking

The graduate employability ranking of the University of Strathclyde is #201- 250 according to the QS World University Rankings.

Ranking of Top Universities in UK


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University of Strathclyde Ranking325
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University of Sussex Ranking240
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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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