Top Universities in Australia 2018

Top Universities in AustraliaTop Universities in Australia 2018: Studying in Australian universities gives a unique opportunity to international students to live and learn in a challenging and competitive environment. The strong education system makes the country one of the most attractive destinations for international students, especially those from the Asia Pacific region. Infact, in terms of the percentage of students from overseas, Australia is behind only the US and the UK.

 

All the members of the ‘Group of Eight’ high-calibre Australian universities have remained in the World Universities Ranking 2018 league table published by Times Higher Education (THE), Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) and Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), underlining the country’s status as one of the world’s best higher education destinations. The 'Group of Eight' comprise the Australian National University, University of Melbourne, University of New South Wales, University of Queensland, University of Sydney, University of Western Australia, Monash University and University of Adelaide.

 

In the QS World University Ranking 2018 league table, seven of the Group of Eight universities of Australia made it to the Top 100, with the Australian National University at the 20th position being the top-ranked university. The University of Adelaide is the only one of the Group of Eight which lies outside the top 100 but it has shown a major improvement as compared to the previous year, climbing from the 125th rank to the 109th rank.

 

Careers360 presents a comprehensive compiled list of the top universities in Australia 2018 for international students seeking education opportunities in Australia. Aspirants can go through the league tables for the world’s best universities to sort out the top Australian universities and do a comparative analysis to find the one most suitable for them. The top universities in Australia 2018 compilation is based on the world university rankings conducted by the following agencies:

Top Universities in Australia 2018

 

 

QS Rank

THE Rank

ARWU Rank

SL.No

University

2018

2017

2018

2017

2017

2016

1

The Australian National University

20

22

48

47

97

77

2

The University of Melbourne

41

42

32

33

39

40

3

The University of New South Wales

45

49

85

78

101-150

101-150

4

The University of Queensland

47

51

65

60

55

55

5

The University of Sydney

50

46

61

60

83

82

6

Monash University

60

65

80

74

78

79

7

The University of Western Australia

93

102

111

125

91

96

8

The University of Adelaide

109

125

134

142

101-150

101-150

9

University of Technology Sydney

176

193

201–250

201—250

301-400

301-400

10

The University of Newcastle(UON)

224

245

251–300

201—250

301-400

301-400

11

University of Wollongong

232

218

251–300

251—300

201-300

301-400

12

Macquarie University

240

247

251–300

251—300

151-200

201-300

13

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

247

276

201–250

201—250

201-300

201-300

14

RMIT University

247

252

401-500

401-500

401-500

401-500

15

Curtin University

262

306

351–400

401-501

151-200

201-300

16

University of South Australia

279

288

201–250

251—300

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--

17

Deakin University

293

355

301–350

251—300

201-300

201-300

18

University of Tasmania

313

370

301–350

301—350

201-300

201-300

19

Griffith University

325

336

251–300

251—300

301-400

301-400

20

La Trobe University

360

386

351–400

351—400

301-400

301-400

21

James Cook University

367

340

201–250

251—300

301-400

201-300

22

Swinburne University of Technology

421-430

441-450

401-500

351—400

301-400

401-500

23

Bond University

431-440

461-470

501-600

501-601

--

--

24

Murdoch University

501-550

501-550

401–500

401–501

--

--

25

Flinders University

551-600

551-600

301–350

351—400

401-500

301-400

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First Published On : 20 Sep 2017 05:44 PM IST

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