About University of Liverpool:

The University of Liverpool is a public universitybased in the city of Liverpool, England. Founded as a college in 1881, it gained its royal charter in 1903 with the ability to award degrees and is also known to be one of the six original "red brick" civic universities. It comprises three faculties organised into 35 departments and schools. It was the world's first university to establish departments in Oceanography, civic design, architecture, and biochemistry at the Johnston Laboratories. In 2006 the university became the first in the UK to establish an independent university in China, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, making it the world's first Sino-British university. Since 2009, teaching departments of the University have been divided into three faculties: Science and Engineering, Health and Life Sciences, and Humanities and Social Sciences. Each faculty is headed by an Executive Pro-Vice-Chancellor, who is responsible for all schools in the faculty.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
World University Rankings 178 185 177 186 192 167 156 139 151 148 148 149 154 145 138

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture 163 146 146 125 150 146 133 158 194 204 216 227 237 242
Engineering 162 164 159 136 220 206 232 239 260 266 233 273 262 268
Life Sciences 172 156 165 147 150 152 128 138 110 123 125 126 121 114
Medicine 200 194 194 189 181 175 162 162 157 151 135 132 114 119
Natural Sciences 167 157 148 170 172 145 138 170 177 179 185 190 194 210
Social Sciences 141 149 190 167 127 172 133 125 147 139 137 119 143 129

By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences 170 150 195 233 222 265 290 301-350 283 294 301-350
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - 91 99 97
Chemistry 137 174 184 179 172 188 192 193 220 256 244
Chemical Engineering 263 253 263 281 - - - 282 270 268 -
Civil Engineering - - - - - - - 301-350 301-350 301-350 255
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - 132 112 122
Computer Science 225 248 229 278 270 - 301-350 282 301-350 298 301-350
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - 157 186 152
Electrical Engineering 202 226 214 231 258 288 258 221 241 251 250
Environment / Ecology 211 217 218 209 216 261 234 255 254 274 240
Geosciences 140 155 155 150 163 156 161 176 164 163 160
Immunology - - - - - - - - 54 67 72
Materials Science 148 184 181 197 200 212 227 217 282 257 301-350
Mathematics 266 - - - - - 335 301-350 294 301-350 351-400
Mechanical Engineering 107 184 159 189 195 230 216 165 161 109 121
Microbiology - - - - - - - - 96 80 72
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - 160 149 162
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - 216 255 239
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - 120 109 82 108 96 115 104 106 124 97
Physics 169 160 131 126 146 154 165 169 130 133 136
Plant & Animal Science 69 66 83 70 96 103 138 132 147 140 123
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - 170 145 144
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - 110 129 136
Space Science - - - - - - - - 236 216 276
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -