The University of Macau (UM) is ranked among the top 400 in the THE World University Rankings 2019 with a global ranking of No 5 in International Outlook, No 62 in the THE Asia-Pacific University Rankings 2018, and No 60 in the THE Young University Rankings. Its place in the QS World University Rankings is also rising steadily to No 443 in 2019. The university is among the top 1% in Essential Sciences Indicators (ESI) rankings in five subjects, namely Engineering, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Computer Science, Clinical Medicine, and Social Sciences, General.
In the QS World University Rankings by Subject, UM is ranked No 46 in Hospitality and Leisure Management, in the 151-200 bracket in Linguistics, and in the 251-300 bracket in Law. In the THE World University Rankings, it is ranked in the 101-125 bracket in Engineering and Technology, in the 151-175 bracket in Psychology, in the 176-200 bracket in Computer Sciences, in the 201-250 bracket in Education, and in the 301-400 bracket in Business and Economics, Social Sciences, and Life Science.