New Zealand's world-ranked University

University of Auckland in World University Rankings.

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12th in Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2023

  • The University of Auckland also ranked within the top 20 for four of the Goals individually.

Top 100 in QS World University Rankings 2024

  • Placed 68th in the world, the University is the only New Zealand university in the top 100.

Top 200 in Times Higher Education Rankings 2024

  • The University of Auckland ranked 150th equal in the 2024 Times Higher Education World University Rankings, making it the top-ranked university in New Zealand.

Top 300 in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)

  • The University of Auckland is the highest ranked University in New Zealand on the ARWU rankings.

QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023

The University of Auckland ranked within the top 50 for a range of subjects in the QS World University Subject Rankings 2023:

  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Education 
  • Engineering – Civil 
  • English Language 
  • Geography 
  • Pharmacy 
  • Sports-related Subjects

Source: QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023

Shanghai Ranking Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2022

In the 2022 Shanghai Ranking, the University of Auckland ranked within the top 100 for a number of subjects.

  • Food Science and Technology 
  • Civil Engineering 
  • Instruments Science and Technology 
  • Education
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Public Health 
  • Nursing 
  • Geography


Other Rankings

The University of Auckland is placed in a range of other ranking systems: