Our Rankings

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

Guardian University Guide
We are in the top 20 universities in the UK
Complete University Guide
In the overall league table, Dundee is at 31st in the UK, out of 130 universities, for the third consecutive year
NSS
Dundee University is 11th among UK universities for overall student satisfaction in the 2020 National Student Survey (NSS)
The Graduate Outcomes Survey
The University is also top in Scotland and and 14th in the UK
Times Higher Education World University Rankings
The University of Dundee is in top 50 in the world in the 2020 edition of the Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings
The Times & The Sunday Times Good University Guide
We are University of the Year for Student Experience in The Times & The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020
Leiden Rankings
The University of Dundee is 15th in the world for the highest proportion of highly cited publications in the 2019 CWTS Leiden Rankings
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
TEF Gold logo
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