Our accolades, awards, and league table rankings in university guides
The University of Dundee has been named Scotland’s top university at The Herald Higher Education Awards.
The University of Dundee has been recognised as a “global centre of excellence for Life Sciences & Medicine” in the newly released QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022.
The University of Dundee is one of the world’s top 250 universities
The University of Dundee has been recognised for having two subjects in the word’s top 200 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2023.
Dundee is ranked the second safest city in the UK
The University of Dundee has risen in the 2023 Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, being ranked top in the UK for one subject and securing top 10 places in another six disciplines.
We ranked number 1 in StudentCrowd's 5 best Scottish universities 2022
University given 5 Star rating by QS
84% of our research was assessed as 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent' in the Research Excellence Framework 2021
The University of Dundee was 6th in UK and 1st in Scotland for the total value of spinouts over the last two decades.
4th in Scotland for Graduate prospects – outcomes
We are one of the top 200 universities in the world for graduate employment rate
The University of Dundee is first in the UK for graduate prospects for Medicine.
The University of Dundee achieved top 100 world rankings for 4 of the 17 UN Sustainability Goals.
The University of Dundee is 34th in the world for the highest proportion of highly cited publications in the 2022 CWTS Leiden Rankings.
The University is also top in Scotland and 14th in the UK
We recorded overall satisfaction of 76.8% for full-time students on undergraduate degrees.
Dundee was ranked 1st in Scotland, 9th in the UK, and 30th in the world in 2019