University of Exeter Rankings: World, National & Subject Ranks

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Updated on - Apr 18th, 2022 | 01:41 PM By Venushree Agarwal

The University of Exeter, also called UoE, is among the world's topmost universities and ranked among the top 15 universities in the UK. Being a member of the reputed Russell Group, it received Gold in the First Teaching Excellence Framework. Let us look at various national and global rankings of UoE.

University of Exeter Ranking Highlights

The University of Exeter is ranked 149th in the latest QS World University Rankings. It is also considered amongst the top 175 universities worldwide according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. Given below are some of the University of Exeter ranking highlights:

  • The University of Exeter was ranked 20th in the UK by US News 2021
  • Among the world universities, it was ranked 164th by the QS News World University Ranking for 2021
  • It was placed at 174th position by the Times Higher Education in 2021
  • Six subjects were ranked in the top 100 subjects across the world according to US News Ranking for Subjects in 2020

University of Exeter World Rankings

The performance of the University of Exeter has been great, and it experienced a sharp increase in its global rank after 2016. Some of the world rankings of UoE provided by major ranking providers are given below:

Ranked By World Ranking 2021
Times Higher Education 174
QS- World University Ranking 164
US News 164
ARWU 151-200
CWUR 266

University of Exeter National Rankings

The University of Exeter has performed really well and give tough competition to other reputed institutions in the UK. Given below are the national rankings of UoE.

Agency Ranking in the UK
Times Higher Education 20
ARWU 16-20
US News 20
QS Global 24

University of Exeter Rankings by Subject

There are different rankings provided by major global and national ranking providers for a number of courses. The table given below illustrates some of these rankings:

Course Name Ranking 2021
Arts and Humanities 84
Life Sciences 101
Engineering and Technology 251-300
Life Sciences 101-125
Physical Sciences 151-175
Psychology 101-125
Law 126-150
Clinical and Pre-health 301-400