Top Universities in Australia

1. Australian National University (ANU)
2. University of Melbourne
3. University of Sydney
4. University of New South Wales (UNSW)
5. University of Queensland (UQ)
6. Monash University
7. University of Western Australia (UWA)
8. University of Adelaide
9. University of Technology, Sydney (UTS)
10. University of Wollongong
11. University of Newcastle – ranked joint 245th in the world, up from joint 256th.
12. Macquarie University – ranked joint 247th in the world.
13. RMIT University – ranked joint 252nd in the world, up from joint 273rd.
14. Queensland University of Technology (QUT) – ranked 276th in the world.
15. University of South Australia (UNISA) – ranked joint 288th in the world.
16. Curtin University – ranked joint 306th in the world.
17. Griffith University – ranked 336th in the world.
18. James Cook University (JCU) – ranked joint 340th in the world.
19. Deakin University – ranked 355th in the world.
20. University of Tasmania – ranked joint 370th in the world.
21. La Trobe University – ranked joint 386th in the world.
22. Swinburne University of Technology – ranked 441-450 in the world.
23. Bond University – ranked 461-470 in the world.
24. Murdoch University – ranked 501-550 in the world.
25. Charles Darwin University
26. Flinders University
27. University of Canberra
28. Western Sydney University (a good leap from last year’s ranking of 651-700).
29. Central Queensland University – a new entrant this year, ranked 601-650 in the world.
30. Victoria University – ranked 651-700 in the world.
31. Australian Catholic University (new entry to the rankings this year).
32. Charles Sturt University
33. Edith Cowan University (ECU)
34. University of New England
35. University of Southern Queensland

Australian universities ranking

2016 QS World University Australian Rankings

Aus
Rank
University World Rank
2016
World Rank
2015
World Rank
2014
1 Australian National University 22 19 25
2 University of Melbourne 42 42 33
3 University of Sydney 46 45 37
4 University of New South Wales 49 46 48
5 University of Queensland 51 46 43
6 Monash University 65 67 70
7 University of Western Australia 102 98 89
8 University of Adelaide 125 113 100
9 University of Technology Sydney 193 218 264
10 University of Wollongong 218 243 283
11 University of Newcastle 245 256 257
12 Macquarie University 247 229 254
13 RMIT University 252 273 304
14 Queensland University of Technology 276 263 285
15 University of South Australia 288 288 333
16 Curtin University 306 284 331
17 Griffith University 336 329 324
18 James Cook University 340 387 350
19 Deakin University 355 324 360
20 University of Tasmania 370 379 401-410
21 La Trobe University 386 394 401-410
22 Swinburne University of Technology 441-450 501-550 551-600
23 Bond University 461-470 501-550 471-480
24 Murdoch University 501-550 551-600 551-600
25= Charles Darwin University 551-600 551-600 551-600
25= Flinders University 551-600 501-550 481-490
25= University of Canberra 551-600 551-600 651-700
25= Western Sydney University 551-600 651-700 651-700
29 CQUniversity 601-650
30 Victoria University 651-700 601-650 701+
31= Australian Catholic University 701+
31= Charles Sturt University 701+ 701+ 701+
31= Edith Cowan University 701+ 701+ 701+
31= University of New England 701+ 651-700 701+
31= University of Southern Queensland 701+ 701+ 701+

 

THE Times Higher Education Australian World University Rankings 2016

 

Aus
Rank
University World Rank
2016
(World Rank
2015)
(World Rank
2014)
1 University of Melbourne =33 33 33
2 Australian National University 47 52 45
3= University of Queensland =60 60= 65
3= University of Sydney =60 56= 60
5 Monash University 74 73 83
6 University of New South Wales =78 82= 109
7 University of Western Australia 125 109 157
8 University of Adelaide 142 149= 164
9= The University of Newcastle 201-250 251-300 251-275
9= Queensland University of Technology 201-250 251-300 276-300
11= Charles Darwin University 251-300 251-300 301-350
11= Deakin University 251-300 301-350 301-350
11= Griffith University 251-300 251-300
11= James Cook University 251-300 251-300
11= Macquarie University 251-300 301-350 301-350
11= University of South Australia 251-300 351-400 276-300
11= University of Technology Sydney 251-300 201-250 226-250
11= University of Wollongong 251-300 251-300 276-300
19 University of Tasmania 301-350 251-300
20= Flinders University 351-400 251-300
20= La Trobe University 351-400 351-400
20= Swinburne University of Technology 351-400 351-400 351-400
20= Victoria University 351-400
24= University of Canberra 401-500 501-600
24= CQUniversity 401-500 501-600
24= Curtin University 401-500 401-500 351-400
24= Murdoch University 401-500 401-500 351-400
24= RMIT University 401-500 401-500
24= University of Western Sydney 401-500 401-500 351-400
30= Bond University 501-600
30= Edith Cowan University 501-600 501-600
30= Southern Cross University 501-600 401-500
30= University of the Sunshine Coast 501-600
34= Australian Catholic University 601-800
34= University of Southern Queensland 601-800 601-800

 

US News Australian University Rankings 2017

 

Aus
Rank
University (World Rank
2016)
World Rank
2017
1 University of Melbourne 40 36=
2 University of Sydney 51 45=
3 University of Queensland 52 52
4 Monash University 84= 79
5= Australian National University 80= 80=
5= University of New South Wales 90= 80=
7 University of Western Australia 128= 95=
8 University of Adelaide 184= 152=
9 Macquarie University 322= 267=
10 James Cook University 354= 273
11 University of Technology Sydney 448= 294
12 Curtin University 346= 297=
13 Griffith University 401= 307=
14 Deakin University 381= 309=
15= The University of Newcastle 366= 313=
15= University of Wollongong 346= 313=
17 Queensland University of Technology 339 319=
18 University of Tasmania 366= 323
19 Western Sydney University 384=
20= Swinburne University of Technology 433=
20= University of South Australia 479= 433=
22 Flinders University 471
23 RMIT University 486=
24 La Trobe University 534=
25 Victoria University 613=
26 Murdoch University 625=
27 University of New England 691=
28 Edith Cowan University 706=
29 Charles Darwin University 803=
30 Charles Sturt University 854=
31 Southern Cross University 896=

 

 

ARWU Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities Australian Rankings 2016

Aus Rank University World Rank 2016 (World Rank 2015)
1 University of Melbourne 40 44
2 University of Queensland 55 77=
3 Australian National University 77 77=
4 Monash University 79 101-150
5 University of Sydney 82 101-150
6 University of Western Australia 96 87
7-8 University of Adelaide 101-150 151-200
7-8 University of New South Wales 101-150 101-150
9-14 Curtin University 201-300 201-300
9-14 Deakin University 201-300 301-400
9-14 James Cook University 201-300 301-400
9-14 Macquarie University 201-300 201-300
9-14 Queensland University of Technology 201-300 401-500
9-14 University of Tasmania 201-300 301-400
15-21 Flinders University 301-400 301-400
15-21 Griffith University 301-400 301-400
15-21 La Trobe University 301-400
15-21 University of Newcastle 301-400 301-400
15-21 University of Technology Sydney 301-400 301-400
15-21 Western Sydney University 301-400
15-21 University of Wollongong 301-400 201-300
22-23 RMIT University 401-500
22-23 Swinburne University of Technology 401-500 301-400