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Updated on Feb 21, 2024

University Ranking

University of Glasgow Rankings 2024

Established in 1451, University of Glasgow is a public university based in Glasgow, UK. Glasgow is a global leader in research and education and is ranked among the top 100 global universities in prestigious ranking bodies such as QS, US News as well as Times Higher Education (THE). In QS World University Rankings 2024, Glasgow has obtained the rank #76 in Best Global Universities. As per the US News, it stands at #74 in Best Global Universities. Whereas, THE has placed it at the spot #87 in World University Rankings. When compared to the previous edition rankings, University of Glasgow has observed an improving trend consistently. Students across the world desire to study here and apply for University of Glasgow admissions.

University of Glasgow QS Rankings 2024

University of Glasgow is a top-ranking global university and has obtained the rank #76 in Best Global Universities in QS World University Rankings 2024. In the 2023 edition, Glasgow University was ranked at #81 in the same category. In comparison, University of Glasgow's position has elevated in QS Rankings.

University of Glasgow THE Rankings 2024

In Times Higher Education (THE) Rankings, University of Glasgow has been awarded the position #87 in World University Rankings. When compared to the 2023 ranking, Glasgow University has observed a decline from its spot #82. However, University of Glasgow has observed an improving trend over the last few years, from its positions #99, #92 and #86 in 2020, 2021 and 2022 respectively.

University of Glasgow US News Rankings 2024

When it comes to the US News Rankings, University of Glasgow has been placed at the spot #74 in Best Global Universities. Glasgow University has consistently improved its ranking awarded by this body when compared to the previous years. In 2023 and 2022, University of Glasgow was ranked at #84 and #86 respectively.

University of Glasgow Ranking 2024 FAQs

Q. What is the rank of University of Glasgow?

A. University of Glasgow is one of the top public universities in UK. It has been ranked 82 in THE (Times Higher Education) is 2023. University of Glasgow was placed in 86 in 2022 by THE (Times Higher Education).  

Q. Is University of Glasgow good?

A. University of Glasgow is among the best Public university in Scotland that offers students numerous undergraduate and postgraduate programs. University of Glasgow has been ranked 76 by QS in its World University Ranking. Know more about University of Glasgow courses and fees

Q. What is University of Glasgow known for?

A. University of Glasgow has been selected as one of the best UK colleges by US News & World Report Global Universities. University of Glasgow has been ranked 74 by US News & World Report in its edition of Global Universities. University of Glasgow offers various courses at undergraduate and graduate programs. 

Q. Why study at University of Glasgow?

A. Selected as among UK's best colleges by US News & World Report Global Universities, University of Glasgow offers varied courses being taught by renowned professors and providing various downtown internships opportunities. The university also has multiple student clubs and organizations.  

Q. Why University of Glasgow is good for international students?

A. University of Glasgow is widely known for its variety of courses and competitive tuition fees. International students can pursue their higher education at University of Glasgow in most of these courses offered here. Being among the ranked universities in UK, University of Glasgow, established in 1451, comes with experience and quality education. This university is ranked at 76 QS World University Ranking in 2024

Rankings & Grading

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

Ranked By2018201920202021202220232024

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Universities Rankings [1]

151-200151-200151-200151-200101-150NANA

QS - World University Ranking [2]

NANA6777738176

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

NA9399928682NA

The Complete University Guide - University Ranking UK [4]

NANA1819162326

The Guardian - University Rankings [5]

NA241412111113

US News & World Report - Global Universities [6]

NA8989868474NA
  • 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. We are going to understand the Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) Methodology.... 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. Check here QS University Rankings methodology and know about the parameters used in the process.... Read More
  • THE (Times Higher Education)

    [3] A college education is one of the most important investments in the life of a student. While selecting a college, students depend on the best university rankings given by popular ranking providers. Going forward, this decision will have a direct impact on their social, personal as well as professional lives. However, at times it becomes a little tr... 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. Given below is a list of indicators that are taken into account while deciding the performance of universities across the UK.... 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. In this article, we have covered all the ranking parameters along with their weightage. The details for each parameter are also mentioned here.... Read More
  • US News & World Report

    [6] In this article, we will discuss US News' best global universities ranking methodology, so, you can understand the rankings better and compare schools on different parameters. The Best Global Universities rankings have ranked almost 1500 top educational institutions covering 86 countries. US News calculates the rankings based on 13 indicators.... Read More

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Course Ranking

University of Glasgow Course Rankings 2024

University of Glasgow courses are popular all over the world. According to QS World University Rankings by Subject, Accounting & Finance, Law, and Nursing are some of the top-ranked programs offered in the University of Glasgow.

University of Glasgow MIM Ranking 2023

In QS World University Rankings by Subjects, University of Glasgow MIM (Accounting & Finance) has been ranked in the range #51-100. Glasgow has maintained this rank since 2022.

University of Glasgow LLM Ranking 2023

University of Glasgow LLM has also been ranked in QS Rankings by Subject and currently stands in the range #51-100 in 2023. Again, this ranking is unchanged since 2022.

University of Glasgow MSN Ranking 2023

University of Glasgow MSN has obtained a rank in the range #51-100 in QS Rankings by Subject, which is unchanged from its rank in 2022

University of Glasgow Subject Ranking 2023 FAQs

Q. What are the top programs at University of Glasgow?

A. Some of the top University of Glasgow courses are QS - Law Rankings, OTHER PG and QS - Nursing Rankings. These courses are ranked among the top courses across the world. Below table showcases the University of Glasgow popular courses ranking and fees:  

Course Name (Ranking Category) 

Rank 2023 

1st Year Tuition Fee 

MSN (Accounting & Finance) 

51-100 

Pound Sterling 13833-29370 

MSN (QS - Law Rankings) 

51-100 

Pound Sterling 23000 

OTHER PG (QS - Nursing Rankings) 

48 

Pound Sterling 6300-39000 

Q. How has University of Glasgow’s MSN performed in the past years?

A. The MSN course at University of Glasgow rank within the top courses globally, which surely showcases a positive performance for the course. As per QS - Nursing Rankings, have been ranked 51-100 in 2023. Whereas, QS - Nursing Rankings 2022 for University of Glasgow was 51-100 and in 2021 this ranking was 51-100.  

Q. How are University of Glasgow’s MIM courses ranked?

A. Some of University of Glasgow's MIM programs have been ranked within the top courses in the country and worldwide. According to QS ranking for MIM is 51-100 for Accounting & Finance and 51-100 for QS - Law Rankings for 2023. University of Glasgow MIM have been ranked at 51-100 and 51-100 for Accounting & Finance and 51-100 and 51-100 for QS - Law Rankings in 2022 and 2021, respectively.  

Q. Is University of Glasgow a good OTHER PG school?

A. According to the QS, University of Glasgow ranks at 48 in the 2023 in the QS - Medicine Rankings category. This makes it one of the top OTHER PG schools in the country. Students planning to study OTHER PG at University of Glasgow will have to pay a tuition fee (first-year) of Pound Sterling 6300-39000. 

Q. Which are the top 3 courses at University of Glasgow?

A. Some of the top University of Glasgow courses based on QS rankings for 2023 include MIM, MSN and OTHER PG. The university ranks for all these three courses, making these popular and worthy to study. Below table showcase University of Glasgow popular courses along with their rankings in 2023 and 2022:

Course Name (Ranking Category) 

Rank 2023 

Rank 2022 

MIM (Accounting & Finance) 

51-100 

51-100 

LLM (QS - Law Rankings) 

51-100 

51-100 

OTHER PG (QS - Nursing Rankings) 

51-100 

51-100 

OTHER PG  (QS - Medicine Rankings) 

48 

51-100 

Ranking for Nursing Courses

Ranked By201920202021202220232024

QS - QS - Nursing Rankings

51-10051-10051-10051-10051-100NA

The Complete University Guide - Nursing Rankings

NA11212

    Ranking for Business & Management Studies Courses

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

    Ranked By2018201920202021202220232024

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

    58NA5552NA49NA

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

    96NANA95NA96NA

    QS - Global MBA [8]

    NA201-250151-200151-200151-200151-200NA

    THE (Times Higher Education) - PG Business and Economics [9]

    NA126-150176-200101-125100101-125NA

    The Complete University Guide - Business and Management Studies UK [10]

    NANA121026920

    The Guardian - Business and Management [11]

    NA52193911817

    The Guardian - Guardian Economics Rankings

    NA41222151112
    • FT (Financial Times)

      [7] Financial Times is one of the most trusted names when it comes to looking for an MBA or business schools rankings. 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 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)

      [9] A college education is one of the most important investments in the life of a student. While selecting a college, students depend on the best university rankings given by popular ranking providers. Going forward, this decision will have a direct impact on their social, personal as well as professional lives. However, at times it becomes a little tr... Read More
    • The Complete University Guide

      [10] 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. Given below is a list of indicators that are taken into account while deciding the performance of universities across the UK.... Read More
    • The Guardian

      [11] 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. In this article, we have covered all the ranking parameters along with their weightage. The details for each parameter are also mentioned here.... Read More

    Ranking for Engineering Courses

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

    Ranked By201920202021202220232024

    QS - Engineering and Technology [12]

    182188188156163NA

    QS - Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering Rankings

    101-150101-150151-200101-150101-150NA

    THE (Times Higher Education) - Engineering [13]

    201-250201-250251-300251-300201-250NA

    THE (Times Higher Education) - PG Computer Science [13]

    201-250251-300251-300251-300151-175NA

    The Complete University Guide - Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering

    NA3241111

    The Complete University Guide - Civil Engineering Ranking [14]

    NA22759

    The Complete University Guide - Electrical and Electronic Engineering [14]

    NA5681513

    The Complete University Guide - Mechanical Engineering Ranking [14]

    NA95171514

    The Guardian - Civil Engineering [15]

    1261191515

    The Guardian - Electronic and Electrical Engineering [15]

    26163614617

    The Guardian - Mechanical Engineering [15]

    281025222328
    • QS

      [12] The QS University Rankings by Subject methodology ranks the quality of subjects in each university taking into consideration four parameters, Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Research Citations per Paper, and H-index. They publish rankings for a total of 51 subjects.... Read More
    • THE (Times Higher Education)

      [13] A college education is one of the most important investments in the life of a student. While selecting a college, students depend on the best university rankings given by popular ranking providers. Going forward, this decision will have a direct impact on their social, personal as well as professional lives. However, at times it becomes a little tr... Read More
    • The Complete University Guide

      [14] 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. Given below is a list of indicators that are taken into account while deciding the performance of universities across the UK.... Read More
    • The Guardian

      [15] 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. In this article, we have covered all the ranking parameters along with their weightage. The details for each parameter are also mentioned here.... Read More

    Ranking for Medicine & Health Sciences Courses

    Ranked By201920202021202220232024

    QS - Pharmacy & Pharmacology Rankings

    51-10051-10051-10051-10051-100NA

    QS - QS - Medicine Rankings

    4851-1004751-10048NA

    THE (Times Higher Education) - Clinical and Health Rankings

    5156544949NA

    The Complete University Guide - Medicine Rankings

    NA31633

    The Guardian - Guardian Medicine Rankings

    1271213109

      Ranking for Law Courses

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

      Ranked By2018201920202021202220232024

      ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Law Ranking

      151-200151-200201-300201-300201-300NANA

      QS - QS - Law Rankings

      NA51-10051-10051-10051-10051-100NA

      THE (Times Higher Education) - THE - Law Rankings

      NA5241403363NA

      The Complete University Guide - Law Rankings

      NANA355157

      The Guardian - Guardian Law Rankings

      NA965556

        Ranking for Mass Communication & Media Courses

        Ranked By20192020202120222023

        QS - Communication and Media Studies Rankings

        51-10051-10051-10051-10051-100

          Ranking for Humanities & Social Sciences Courses

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

          Ranked By2018201920202021202220232024

          ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Political Sciences Rankings

          101-150101-150101-150101-15076-100NANA

          ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Sociology Rankings

          151-200151-200101-15076-100NANANA

          QS - Politics & International Studies Rankings

          NA101-150101-150101-150101-15051-100NA

          QS - QS - Sociology Rankings

          NA51-10051-10051-10051-10051-100NA

          THE (Times Higher Education) - THE - Psychology Rankings

          NA101-125151-175101-1259194NA

          The Complete University Guide - Psychology Rankings

          NANA1069158

          The Complete University Guide - Sociology Rankings

          NANA89574

          The Guardian - Guardian Politics Rankings

          NA4216151395

          The Guardian - Guardian Sociology and Social Policy Rankings

          NA26311611107

            Ranking for Arts ( Fine / Visual / Performing ) Courses

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

            Ranked By201920202021202220232024

            QS - Performing Arts Rankings

            4451-10051-10051-100101-120NA

            QS - QS - Art & Design Rankings

            NA151-200151-200101-150101-150NA

            THE (Times Higher Education) - Arts and Humanities Rankings

            6986798067NA

            The Complete University Guide - Art and Design Rankings

            NA3324543

              Ranking for Science Courses

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

              Ranked By2018201920202021202220232024

              ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Mathematics Rankings

              201-300151-200151-200101-150101-150NANA

              ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Physics Rankings

              51-7551-7551-7551-7551-75NANA

              QS - Physics and Astronomy Rankings

              NA101-15051-10051-100101-150101-150NA

              QS - QS - Biological Sciences Rankings

              NA51-10051-10051-10051-10051-100NA

              QS - QS - Mathematics Rankings

              NA151-200101-150101-150151-200151-200NA

              THE (Times Higher Education) - Life Sciences Rankings

              NA727691101-12588NA

              The Complete University Guide - Biological Sciences Rankings

              NANA1716102112

              The Complete University Guide - Computer Science [16]

              NANA7861616

              The Complete University Guide - Physics and Astronomy Ranking

              NANA1211101315

              The Guardian - Guardian Physics Rankings

              NA384039211534
              • The Complete University Guide

                [16] 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. Given below is a list of indicators that are taken into account while deciding the performance of universities across the UK.... Read More

              Ranking for Architecture & Planning Courses

              Ranked By20192020202120222023

              QS - Architecture & Built Environment Rankings

              101-150101-150101-150101-150101-150

                Ranking for Accounting & Commerce Courses

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

                Ranked By201920202021202220232024

                QS - Accounting & Finance [17]

                51-100101-15051-10051-10051-100NA

                The Complete University Guide - Accounting and Finance Ranking [18]

                NA114114

                The Guardian - Accounting and Finance Rankings [19]

                29621621
                • QS

                  [17] The QS University Rankings by Subject methodology ranks the quality of subjects in each university taking into consideration four parameters, Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Research Citations per Paper, and H-index. They publish rankings for a total of 51 subjects.... 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. Given below is a list of indicators that are taken into account while deciding the performance of universities across the UK.... Read More
                • The Guardian

                  [19] 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. In this article, we have covered all the ranking parameters along with their weightage. The details for each parameter are also mentioned here.... Read More
                Location
                University CityGlasgow, Scotland, UK
                Population of City6,21,020

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