Our Rankings

Our accolades, awards, and league table rankings in university guides

Complete University Guide
We are ranked 28th in the United Kingdom in the Complete University Guide 2022.
Guardian University Guide
We are in the top 20 universities in the UK
The Times & The Sunday Times Good University Guide
We ranked 4th in Scotland and 23rd in the United Kingdom in The Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021
NSS
We recorded overall satisfaction of 78.3% for full time students on undergraduate degrees.
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The University of Dundee has been ranked top in the UK for climate action in the 2021 edition of the Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings
Leiden Rankings
The University of Dundee is 33rd in the world for the highest proportion of highly cited publications in the 2021 CWTS Leiden Rankings
The Graduate Outcomes Survey
The University is also top in Scotland and 14th in the UK
Times Higher Education World University Rankings
Dundee was ranked 1st in Scotland, 8th in the UK, and 30th in the world in 2019
International Student Barometer
ISB’s Autumn 2019 survey show overall average satisfaction of 89.1% among Dundee’s EU and international students
Times Higher Education World University Rankings
The University of Dundee ranked 2nd in Scotland in the 2018 Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey
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The University of Dundee has been given a Gold award – the highest possible rating – in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)
Research Excellence Framework 2014
76% of research at the University of Dundee was rated as 'world-leading' or 'internationally renowned' in the Research Excellence Framework 2014