Top Universities in Oceania

University of Melbourne is the top university in Oceania (rated 1st in Oceania and 37th globally), according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2011-2012, followed by Australian National University (38th globally), and University of Sydney (58th globally).

A total of 8 universities in Oceania ranked among the global top 200 list, with 7 from Australia and 1 from New Zealand. University of Auckland is the 6th best university in Oceania, tied for 173rd with University of New South Wales and Queen's University.

The University of Melbourne is also ranked highly in other international league tables:
- Ranked 31 in the world (overall) and 4th in the world for graduate employability (QS World University Rankings 2011).
- Ranked No. 1 in Australia, No. 4 in the Asia-Pacific, and No. 43 in the world (Higher Education Evaluation and Accreditation Council of Taiwan, 2010).
- Ranked No. 1 in Australia and No. 60 in the world (Academic Ranking of World Universities 2011).

Monash University is the 5th best university in Oceania, a jump of three places on last year rankings (Times Higher Education). It is also one of only 7 Australian universities in the world's top 200 (2011-2012). Monash is in the top 40 universities in the world for Clinical, Pre-Clinical and Health (2010-2011).

* Suggested Reading: List of Top Universities in Australia