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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill United States

Ranking

# =155QS World University Rankings

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11Postgraduate programs

About University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is a public research university based in North Carolina in the US. It is ranked: 

  • 80th in the world in the QS World University Rankings® 2018 
  • Among the top 150 universities in the QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2017
  • 12th in the world for dentistry in the QS World University Rankings by Subject
  • 14th in the world for nursing in the QS World University Rankings by Subject
  • 23rd in the world for sociology in the QS World University Rankings by Subject
  • 16th in the world for pharmacy and pharmacology in the QS World University Rankings by Subject
  • 24th in the world for philosophy in the QS World University Rankings by Subject

About University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is a public research university based in North Carolina in the US. It is ranked: 

  • 80th in the world in the QS World University Rankings® 2018 
  • Among the top 150 universities in the QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2017
  • 12th in the world for dentistry in the QS World University Rankings by Subject
  • 14th in the world for nursing in the QS World University Rankings by Subject
  • 23rd in the world for sociology in the QS World University Rankings by Subject
  • 16th in the world for pharmacy and pharmacology in the QS World University Rankings by Subject
  • 24th in the world for philosophy in the QS World University Rankings by Subject

University information

Bachelor

1310+
7+
100+

Master

317+
3+
7+
90+
34,326
71%
29%
3,338
58%
42%
4,777
87%
13%

Tuition fee and scholarships

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Rankings & ratings

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is one of the top public universities in Chapel Hill, United States. It is ranked #=155 in QS World University Rankings 2025.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #57
  • 2014
    #54
  • 2015
    #62
  • 2016
    #79
  • 2017
    #78
  • 2018
    #80
  • 2019
    #=83
  • 2020
    #90
  • 2021
    #95
  • 2022
    #100
  • 2023
    #=102
  • 2024
    #=132
  • 2025
    #=155

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