Rankings of Middlesex University

Established in 1973, Middlesex University is located on the outskirts of London, roughly 40 minutes away by Underground. The university is well-known for attracting large numbers of international students every year, allowing for a diverse experience for everyone involved. In terms of on-campus activities, Middlesex U applicants can look forward to an award-winning Student Union that goes the extra mile when it comes to organising events around campus and bringing people together.

Latest ranking updates for Middlesex University
  • September 2023: THE World University Rankings update. Middlesex University achieves place 501.
  • September 2023: Publication of The Guardian University League Tables by Subject (Business and Management). Ranking position #94.
  • September 2023: The Guardian News and Media Limited announced latest results of The Guardian League Table with Middlesex University in position 115.
  • July 2023: Webometrics announced latest results of Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities with Middlesex University in position 856.

University rankings

    • #94 
    • #115 
    The Times Good University Guide
    [Published 16 September, 2022]
    • #92 
    • #115 
    The Guardian League Table
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #90 
    • #110 
    CUG The Complete University Guide
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #49 
    • #501 
    THE World University Rankings
    [Published 27 September, 2023]
    • #97 
    • #661 
    QS World University Rankings
    [Published 27 June, 2023]
    • #57 
    • #1049 
    US News: Best Global Universities
    [Published 24 October, 2022]
    • #6 
    • #101 
    QS 50 under 50
    [Published 24 June, 2020]
    • #64 
    • #1034 
    Scimago Institutions Rankings
    [Published 06 March, 2023]
    • #67 
    • #1548 
    CWUR Center for World University Rankings
    [Published 25 April, 2022]
    • #5 
    • #101 
    THE Young University Rankings
    [Published 03 July, 2023]
    • #60 
    • #1313 
    URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
    [Published 28 November, 2022]
    • #38 
    • #602 
    RUR World University Rankings
    [Published 25 May, 2023]
    • #30 
    • #257 
    RUR Reputation Ranking
    [Published 25 May, 2023]
    • #35 
    • #526 
    RUR Academic Rankings
    [Published 25 May, 2023]
    • #76 
    • #563 
    StuDocu World University Ranking - EMEA - Europe, the Middle East and Africa
    [Published 06 September, 2021]
    • #54 
    • #601 
    QS World University Rankings: Sustainability
    [Published 26 October, 2022]
    • #57 
    • #856 
    Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
    [Published 31 July, 2023]
    • #40 
    • #301 
    THE World University Impact Rankings - Overall
    [Published 01 June, 2023]
    • #57 
    • #616 
    THE China Subject Ratings Overall
    [Published 11 May, 2022]

Historic rankings in TOP global university rankings

Subject rankings

Arts Visual & Performing

    • #24 
    • #29 
    Music
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #48 
    • #58 
    Music
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]

Business

    • #32 
    • #211 
    Business
    URAP University Ranking by Academic Performance - By Field
    [Published 22 July, 2023]
    • #52 
    • #64 
    Marketing
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]

Computer Science

    • #86 
    • #108 
    Computer Science
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #36 
    • #301 
    Computer Science
    THE World University Rankings by Subject
    [Published 26 October, 2022]

Design

    • #16 
    • #20 
    Graphic Design
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #3 
    • #3 
    Interior Design
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]

Education

    • #81 
    Education
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #69 
    • #86 
    Education
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #40 
    • #301 
    Education
    THE World University Rankings by Subject
    [Published 26 October, 2022]
    • #32 
    • #318 
    Education
    URAP University Ranking by Academic Performance - By Field
    [Published 22 July, 2023]
    • #36 
    • #351 
    Education
    QS World University Rankings By Subject
    [Published 22 March, 2023]
    • #37 
    • #401 
    Education
    GRAS Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - ShanghaiRanking
    [Published 19 July, 2022]

Engineering

    • #22 
    • #26 
    Aerospace Engineering
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #36 
    • #301 
    Engineering
    THE World University Rankings by Subject
    [Published 26 October, 2022]
    • #24 
    • #28 
    Mechanical Engineering
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]

Law

    • #68 
    • #85 
    Law
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #76 
    • #94 
    Law
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #29 
    • #151 
    Law
    THE World University Rankings by Subject
    [Published 26 October, 2022]
    • #22 
    • #201 
    Law
    GRAS Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - ShanghaiRanking
    [Published 19 July, 2022]

Natural Sciences

    • #71 
    • #88 
    Biology
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]

Social Studies & Humanities

    • #53 
    • #66 
    Economics
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #66 
    Economics
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #276 
    Economics
    URAP University Ranking by Academic Performance - By Field
    [Published 22 July, 2023]
    • #39 
    • #401 
    Economics
    GRAS Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - ShanghaiRanking
    [Published 19 July, 2022]
    • #86 
    • #107 
    Psychology
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #86 
    • #108 
    Psychology
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #42 
    • #251 
    Psychology
    THE World University Rankings by Subject
    [Published 26 October, 2022]
    • #35 
    • #301 
    Psychology
    GRAS Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - ShanghaiRanking
    [Published 19 July, 2022]
    • #52 
    • #401 
    Social Sciences
    THE World University Rankings by Subject
    [Published 26 October, 2022]
    • #25 
    • #31 
    Social Work
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #58 
    • #74 
    Social Work
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #77 
    • #91 
    Sociology
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #30 
    • #151 
    Sociology
    GRAS Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - ShanghaiRanking
    [Published 19 July, 2022]

Sports Science

    • #44 
    • #56 
    Sports Science
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #62 
    • #78 
    Sports Science
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]

Highest subject rankings for Middlesex University

Interior Design The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
#3 
Design
Aerospace Engineering The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
#26 
Engineering
Music The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
#29 
Arts Visual & Performing
Social Work CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#31 
Social Studies & Humanities
Sports Science The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
#56 
Sports Science
Marketing CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#64 
Business
Education CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#81 
Education
Law The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
#85 
Law
Biology The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
#88 
Natural Sciences
Computer Science CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#108 
Computer Science

Student Reviews for Middlesex University

Student satisfaction:
4.1 (based on 903 student reviews)

“I love studying at Middlesex University because of the cultural diversity. I’ve felt very comfortable as an international student as I was able to meet so many people from different cultural backgrounds.”

“I loved the social life aspect of my experience, as there are many societies and clubs to choose from, which I would especially suggest making use of at the start of your first semester. I wish the timetables weren’t so spaced out between lectures, because sometimes I’ve had to wait around for my next class instead of finishing for the day.”

About Middlesex University

PROS

  • Students generally agree that staying in university accommodation is the best way to enjoy your time here, as it offers a vibrant social experience. Their halls include, Unite Olympic Way, Platt Hall, Usher Hall, Ivy House, and Writtle House.
  • The campus enjoys cultural diversity, which is a factor that makes international students at Middlesex University feel more comfortable in general.
  • There is a wide range of societies and club options, and students benefit from them as a means to socialise but also as a way to improve their resume , in certain clubs.

CONS

  • Students complain that there are often long periods between classes, forcing students to hang around on campus and kill time.
  • Some students point out that the food on campus is quite overpriced. For this reason many prefer to buy their food elsewhere.

Key facts

Foundation year:
1878
Telephone:
+44 (0) 2084 115 000
Address:
North London Business Park
London
England UK
Website:
https://www.mdx.ac.uk/
Social:

Requirements for international students / English requirements

IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)

    • 6.5
    • All other courses
    • 7.0
    • Graduate Degrees
    • 6.0
    • Undergraduate Degrees
  • How You Learn | Middlesex University
  • What I Love About Studying | Middlesex University
  • Advice for New Uni Students | Middlesex University
  • Hear From A Student About Life At Middlesex University
  • Why our International students choose Middlesex

NSS Aggregate Student reviews

Below you see the results of Middlesex University for each of the survey questions in comparison to the average for all UK universities.

638 total respondents

THE Student Experience Survey by Times Higher Education

Times Higher Education has surveyed 20251 undergraduate students in the UK about their study experience. 105 students of Middlesex University participated in the survey.

Below you'll find the results for each of the survey questions for Middlesex University in comparison to the average for all UK universities.

Overall score: 69.7

Student composition of Middlesex University

Business and Management:
2950
Nursing and Midwifery:
1665
Law:
1515
Creative Arts and Design:
1125
Biosciences:
1110
Computing:
1030
Psychology:
945
education and teaching:
885
Sociology:
500
Social Policy:
435
Performing Arts:
435
Sport and Exercise Sciences:
345
Mechanical Engineering:
330
veterinary sciences:
230
Mathematical Sciences:
220
Economics:
210
Electrical And Electronic Engineering:
145
Politics:
80
Theology and Religious Studies:
65
English Studies:
35
engineering (non-specific):
15
languages and area studies :
10
India:
1360
China:
340
Nigeria:
210
United States:
150
Pakistan:
100
Saudi Arabia:
90
United Arab Emirates:
75
Qatar:
75
Nepal:
55
Hong Kong (Special Administrative Region of China):
50
Norway:
45
Malaysia:
45
Bangladesh:
45
Canada:
35
Vietnam:
35
Kenya:
30
Egypt:
25
South Africa:
25
Sri Lanka:
25
Kuwait:
25
Thailand:
25
Taiwan:
25
Korea (South):
20
Singapore:
20
Ghana:
20
Iran:
20
Turkey:
20
Switzerland:
15
Brazil:
15
Mauritius:
15
Uganda:
15
Zimbabwe:
15
Bahrain:
10
Russia:
10
Dominican Republic:
10
Japan:
10
Tanzania:
10
Jordan:
10
Mexico:
10
Australia:
10
Zambia:
10
Indonesia:
10
Philippines:
10
Trinidad and Tobago:
5
Lebanon:
5
Albania:
5
Jamaica:
5
Morocco:
5
Colombia:
5
Ecuador:
5
Seychelles:
5
British Virgin Islands:
5
Bermuda:
5
Guyana:
5
Barbados:
5
Sierra Leone:
5
Sudan:
5
Oman:
5
Occupied Palestinian Territories {formerly West Ba:
5
Israel:
5
Iraq:
5
Afghanistan:
5
Ethiopia:
5
Ukraine:
5
Botswana:
5
Myanmar (Burma):
5
Cameroon:
5

Campuses of Middlesex University

Hendon Campus
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Royal Free Hospital
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FAQ

Middlesex University ranks #62 in England UK in our meta ranking of 112 university rankings. See rankings of all 382 universities in England UK.

Middlesex University ranks #12 in London in our meta ranking. See rankings of all 90 universities in London.

Middlesex University is listed in The Times Good University Guide, The Guardian League Table, CUG The Complete University Guide, THE World University Rankings, QS World University Rankings, US News: Best Global Universities and more. See all 25 rankings of Middlesex University.

Middlesex University achieved #101 in THE Young University Rankings. This is the university’s highest ranking in the 112 rankings tracked on our website. See all rankings for Middlesex University.

Middlesex University achieved the highest ranking for Design. It is ranked #3 in The Guardian University League Tables by Subject (Interior Design). See all subject rankings for Middlesex University.

A large number of university rankings include surveys among academics on reputation. In our meta ranking of 112 university rankings Middlesex University ranks #12 among universities in London and #62 among universities in England UK. See all rankings of Middlesex University.

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