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QS Ranking of Australian universities

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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.

Comparative table to show where Australian universities rank on the world map

QS Ranking of Australian universities

S.No.

Institution

QS Ranking 2020 (within Australia)

QS Ranking
2020
(Globally)

QS Ranking
2019
(Globally)

1

The Australian National University

1

29

24

2

The University of Melbourne

2

38

39

3

The University of Sydney

3

42

42

4

The University of South Wales (UNSW Sydney)

4

43

45

5

The University of Queensland

5

47

48

6

Monash University

6

58

59

7

The University of Western Australia

7

86

91

8

The University of Adelaide

8

106

114

9

University of Technology Sydney

9

140

160

10

The University of Newcastle

10

207

214

Source: www.topuniversities.com

Do you want to know where these Australian universities rank on the Times Higher Education charts? Check here.

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Updated on June 26, 2020

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