Rankings & Accreditations
The University of Manchester’s current rankings place us among the world’s best universities.
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University of Manchester’s Rankings & Accreditations
The University of Manchester has received many rankings and accreditations from numerous awarding boards – not only in the UK but also worldwide.
We are ranked 36th in the world according to the 2020 Academic Ranking of World Universities published by the Shanghai Ranking Consultancy.
We are ranked 6th in the world, outside the US, by business title Forbes. The Forbes rating uses return on investment (ROI) as its main measure, combined with feedback gathered from Alliance MBS’ global alumni community.
We are ranked 33rd in the world according to the 2019 Academic Ranking of World Universities published by the Shanghai Ranking Consultancy.
Bloomberg Business Week ranked Alliance MBS at 19th in the world and 9th in the alumni survey.
The University of Manchester 2020-2021 World Rankings
|Academic Ranking of World Universities (2021)||35||5|
|Times Higher Education (2021)||51||8|
|Times Higher Education ‘most international university’ rankings (2021)||23||-|