39 Best universities for Chemistry in Australia

Below is a list of best universities in Australia ranked based on their research performance in Chemistry. A graph of 57.1M citations received by 2.28M academic papers made by 39 universities in Australia was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of Queensland

For Chemistry

#1 in Oceania
#60 in the World
Enrollment
48,771
Founded
1909

2. University of Melbourne

For Chemistry

#2 in Oceania
#65 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
49,000
Founded
1853

3. University of Sydney

For Chemistry

#3 in Oceania
#78 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
63,602
Founded
1850

4. Monash University

For Chemistry

#4 in Oceania
#99 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
78,000
Founded
1958

5. University of New South Wales

For Chemistry

#5 in Oceania
#101 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Founded
1949

6. Australian National University

For Chemistry

#6 in Oceania
#130 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Founded
1946

7. University of Adelaide

For Chemistry

#7 in Oceania
#198 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1874

8. University of Western Australia

For Chemistry

#8 in Oceania
#216 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1911

9. University of Wollongong

For Chemistry

#11 in Oceania
#406 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
31,313
Founded
1975

11. Curtin University

For Chemistry

#13 in Oceania
#477 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
58,216
Founded
1966

12. Macquarie University

For Chemistry

#14 in Oceania
#523 in the World
Enrollment
38,747
Founded
1964

13. University of Newcastle

For Chemistry

#15 in Oceania
#525 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Founded
1965

14. University of Technology Sydney

For Chemistry

#16 in Oceania
#535 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Founded
1965

15. Griffith University

For Chemistry

#18 in Oceania
#542 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Founded
1971

16. University of Tasmania

For Chemistry

#19 in Oceania
#571 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
33,879
Founded
1890

18. La Trobe University

For Chemistry

#21 in Oceania
#585 in the World
Acceptance Rate
100%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1964

19. Deakin University

For Chemistry

#22 in Oceania
#586 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
34,616
Founded
1974

20. Flinders University

For Chemistry

#23 in Oceania
#630 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Founded
1966

22. James Cook University

For Chemistry

#26 in Oceania
#800 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Founded
1970

23. Murdoch University

For Chemistry

#27 in Oceania
#859 in the World
Enrollment
22,475
Founded
1975

25. Western Sydney University

For Chemistry

#29 in Oceania
#967 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
37,426
Founded
1989

27. Victoria University

For Chemistry

#33 in Oceania
#1359 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Founded
1990

29. University of Southern Queensland

For Chemistry

#36 in Oceania
#1484 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Enrollment
18,388
Founded
1967

30. Charles Sturt University

For Chemistry

#37 in Oceania
#1492 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Founded
1989

31. University of Canberra

For Chemistry

#38 in Oceania
#1612 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Founded
1967

32. Southern Cross University

For Chemistry

#39 in Oceania
#1671 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Founded
1994

The best cities to study Chemistry in Australia based on the number of universities and their ranks are St Lucia, Melbourne, Sydney, and Clayton.