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QS Ranking of Australian universities

Check where does your favourite Australian university ranks

When deciding which university to study at, it is crucial that you also look at the world university rankings. This helps you compare and understand where a university ranks and how does your desired institution fare on the global map. QS world university rankings are a good start for the same. 

The QS system ranks universities as per their global standing, and subject-wise (which includes 48 different subjects and five faculty areas) along with five regional tables. It considers the university’s reputation among other universities (40%), employers (10%), student-teacher ratio (20%), citations-academic staff ratio (20%) and international outlook including students and staff (10%) for its compilation of top universities in the world.

The next QS World University Ranking is expected to come out in June.

QS Ranking of Australian Universities

S.No.

Institution

QS
Ranking
2021 (within Australia)

QS Ranking
2021
(Globally)

QS Ranking
2020
(Globally)

1

The Australian National University

1

31

29

2

The University of Sydney

2

40

42

3

The University of Melbourne

3

41

38

4

The University of South Wales (UNSW Sydney)

4

44

43

5

The University of Queensland

5

46

47

6

Monash University

6

55

58

7

The University of Western Australia

7

92

86

8

The University of Adelaide

8

106

106

9

University of Technology Sydney

9

133

140

10

The University of Wollongong

10

196

212

Source: www.topuniversities.com

Check where these Australian universities rank on the Times Higher Education charts.

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Updated on April 2, 2021

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