The Faculty of Arts and Humanities is:
- Ranked 112th in the QS World Rankings 2017
- World top 25 for Archaeology in QS World University rankings by subject 2017
- World top 100 for Philosophy, History, and English Language and Literature in QS World University rankings by subject in 2017
- Ranked in the top 10 per cent of all UK universities according to the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.