Oxford Brookes University has been named one of the top 50 young universities in the world, by the QS World University Rankings 2020 – and is the only UK university to make the list.
Oxford Brookes University has been ranked amongst the “world’s top universities” in 13 subjects in the latest QS World University Rankings – up from 12 in 2019.
QS states that Oxford Brookes is amongst the world’s top universities for the following subjects:
- Accounting and Finance
- Architecture and Built Environment
- Biological Sciences
- Business & Management Studies
- Computer Science & Information Systems
- Economics and Econometrics
- Engineering – Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing
- English Language and Literature
- Hospitality & Leisure Management
- Modern Languages
- Politics & International Studies
The University also ranked in two of the ranking’s broader subject areas. These are:
• Arts and Humanities
• Social Sciences and Management
“High quality teaching is a key factor for prospective students making decisions about their course and place of study. This latest accolade demonstrates once again our outstanding academic quality and global reputation, spanning a wide range of subjects.”Professor Alistair Fitt, Vice-Chancellor of Oxford Brookes University
Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme
Oxford Brookes University Boat Club currently supports 6 TASS athletes (Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme), a government-funded programme that represents a unique partnership between sport and higher/further education. The partnership, between national governing bodies of sport and educational institutions, focuses on maintaining a balance between academic life and training as a performance athlete.