List of Top Universities in Australia

Australian universities are recognized internationally and ranked highly in the world. Some of the most prestigious Australian universities are ANU, University of Melbourne, University of Sydney, to name a few.

In the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2011, four Australian universities are ranked in the global top 100, with University of Melbourne rated 1st in the country and 60th in the world, followed by Australian National University in 70th place globally, University of Queensland in 86th globally and University of Sydney in 96th globally.

In the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2010-2011, University of Melbourne is ranked 1st in the country and 36th in the world, followed by Australian National University in 2nd place nationally and 43rd internationally.

List of universities in Australia (public and private):
  • Australian Catholic University
  • Australian Defence Force Academy
  • Australian National University
  • Bond University
  • CQUniversity
  • Charles Darwin University
  • Charles Sturt University
  • Curtin University of Technology
  • Deakin University
  • Edith Cowan University
  • Flinders University
  • Griffith University
  • James Cook University
  • La Trobe University
  • Macquarie University
  • Monash University
  • Murdoch University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • RMIT University
  • Southern Cross University
  • Swinburne University of Technology
  • University of Adelaide
  • University of Ballarat
  • University of Canberra
  • University of Melbourne
  • University of New England
  • University of New South Wales
  • University of Newcastle
  • University of Notre Dame Australia
  • University of Queensland
  • University of South Australia
  • University of Southern Queensland
  • University of Sydney
  • University of Tasmania
  • University of Technology Sydney
  • University of the Sunshine Coast
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Western Sydney
  • University of Wollongong
  • Victoria University
* Suggested Reading: Comparing Australian Top Universities