UM is ranked in the 301-350 bracket in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, with a global ranking of No 6 in International Outlook, No 37 in the THE Asia University Rankings, No 60 in the THE Asia-Pacific University Rankings, No 42 in the THE Young University Rankings, and No 2 in the Association of Portuguese Speaking Universities. In the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings, it is ranked No 367. In the Essential Sciences Indicators (ESI) rankings, it is among the top 1 per cent in eight subjects, namely Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Science, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Materials Science, Clinical Medicine, Psychiatry/Psychology, and Social Sciences, General.
In the QS World University Rankings by Subject, UM’s rankings are as follows: 201-250 in Linguistics, 251-300 in English Language & Literature, 351-400 in Computer Science & Information Systems, and Mathematics; 401-450 in Economics & Econometrics, and Engineering – Electrical & Electronic, 451-500 in Social Sciences & Management, and Business & Management Studies; 551-600 in Medicine.
In the THE World University Rankings by subject, UM’s rankings are as follows: No 91 in Law; 101-125 in Education and Psychology ; 126-150 in Engineering and Technology; 176-200 in Computer Science; 201-250 in Arts & Humanities, and Life Sciences; 251-300 in Clinical & Health; and 301-400 in Business & Economics, and Social Sciences .