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
World University Rankings 178 185 177 186 192 167 156 139 151 148 148 149 154

ByField

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

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - 170 150 195 233 222 265 290 301-350 283
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - 91
Chemical Engineering 243 263 253 263 281 - - - 282 270
Chemistry 124 137 174 184 179 172 188 192 193 220
Civil Engineering - - - - - - - - 301-350 301-350
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - 132
Computer Science 230 225 248 229 278 270 - 301-350 282 301-350
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - 157
Electrical Engineering 158 202 226 214 231 258 288 258 221 241
Environment / Ecology - 211 217 218 209 216 261 234 255 254
Geosciences 163 140 155 155 150 163 156 161 176 164
Immunology - - - - - - - - - 54
Materials Science 126 148 184 181 197 200 212 227 217 282
Mathematics 211 266 - - - - - 335 301-350 294
Mechanical Engineering 96 107 184 159 189 195 230 216 165 161
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - 96
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - 160
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - 216
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - 120 109 82 108 96 115 104 106
Physics 160 169 160 131 126 146 154 165 169 130
Plant & Animal Science - 69 66 83 70 96 103 138 132 147
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - 170
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - 110
Space Science - - - - - - - - - 236