At UOW, we’re proud to be among the best modern universities in the world.

Throughout our 60-year history, we’ve built an international reputation for world-class research and exceptional teaching quality. In fact, employers have ranked our graduates as some of the most career-ready in the world for nine years in a row. We’re in the top 2 per cent of universities worldwide and we’re aiming higher every day.

Globally Ranked as One of Australia’s Best Modern Universities

  • 12th in the world – QS Top 50 Under 50 Rankings 2016
  • 30th in the world – Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2017

Top 2% of Universities in the World

  • 232nd in the world – QS World University Rankings 2018
  • 251-300 band -Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016/2017
  • 301-400 band -Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2016

Globally Rated a Five-Star University

The Good Universities Guide (2017) awarded UOW five stars in overall quality, as well as in:

  • Student retention
  • learner engagement
  • learning resources
  • skill development
  • student support
  • teaching quality
  • QS Top 50 Under 50 Rankings 2016