University of Southampton has retained its place in Shanghai’s Academic Ranking of World Universities (AWRU).
Southampton has kept its place in the 100-150 group from 2014. From 2003 to 2013 Southampton was in the 151-200 group.
Southampton has been ranked amongst the top 51-75 universities for Chemistry, fourth amongst UK institutions listed. Southampton is also ranked amongst the top 51-75 institutions for Engineering, Technology and Computer Sciences, bringing Southampton into the top five UK universities in this subject.
In total, over 1200 institutions are ranked in each subject. but only the top 200 appear in each list. To be included in the AWRU an institution must have Nobel Laureates, Fields Medal recipients and Highly-Cited Researchers.