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World Rankings

World Rankings

Newcastle University performs consistently well in university rankings, featuring in the top 200 of most world rankings.

Currently, Newcastle University is ranked: 

Our position in the global rankings

This table shows  our position in the global rankings. They typically measure various metrics relating to students, staff, research and teaching.

 20112012201320142015201620172018
QS World Ranking 127 126 129 127 162 168 161 141
Leiden Ranking (PP top 10%) 167 172 133 121 104 114 105 132
Times Higher Education 146 180 198 202 196 190 175 171
University Ranking by Academic Performance 149 155 161 159 198 203 - -
Academic Ranking of World Universities 201-300 201-300 201-300 201-300 201-300 301-400 201-300 -
Webometrics 262 212 253 230 217 184 - -

How these league tables are weighted