Group of Eight of Australia
Many renowned universities around the world often form alliances, such as the Ivy League of the United States and the Red Brick Universities of the United Kingdom. Australia also has a famous alliance of eight universities. Let's take a look at the rankings and advantages of these eight Australian universities together with Newpoint.
1、Australian National university (ANU)
The Australian National University ranks 4th university in Australia and is ranked 31st in the world. Currently, it has six Nobel Prize laureates among its alumni and faculty. 86% of its academic staff hold doctoral degrees, and its high-quality teaching and outstanding research achievements are globally recognized.
2、 The University of Sydney
The University of Sydney maintains its position as the second-best university in Australia and is ranked 19th in the world. Over the past three years, it has steadily risen by dozens of places in the global rankings. According to the QS World University Employability Rankings, the University of Sydney is ranked 4th in the world and is the top university in Australia. It has held this record as the best source of local talent in Australia for decades, thanks to its excellent academic reputation and employer evaluations.
3、the University of Melbourne
Following closely is the University of Melbourne, which is ranked 14th in the world. The university offers several advantageous programs that are ranked in the top 50 in the world, including accounting and finance, computer science, arts and design, education, law, life sciences, and medicine, covering a wide range of popular fields.
4、 Monash University
Monash University is internationally renowned for its outstanding teaching and research and has a significant presence in multiple countries with campuses and research centers. It is Australia's largest institute for accident and injury prevention research. In the QS World University Rankings, Monash University is ranked 42nd in the world.
5、University of Western Australia (UWA)
The University of Western Australia is a member of the prestigious Group of Eight (G8) and one of Australia's six sandstone universities. Located in Perth, the capital of Western Australia, UWA is a top research-intensive institution. In the QS World University Rankings, the University of Western Australia is ranked 72nd in the world.
6、the University of Queensland
Established in 1909, the University of Queensland has a rich history and is known for its rigorous academic standards, innovative teaching methods, and advanced facilities. It attracts a large number of international students. In the QS World University Rankings, the University of Queensland is ranked 43rd in the world.
7、 the University of New South Wales
As one of Australia's Group of Eight (G8) universities, UNSW offers over 900 degree programs, with more than 20 of its specialties ranked in the global top 50 according to QS subject rankings. In the QS World University Rankings, UNSW is ranked 19th in the world.
8、the University of Adelaide
The University of Adelaide, short for UA, is located in the capital of South Australia. It is a world-class comprehensive university and ranks 89th in the QS World University Rankings.