39 Best universities for Computer Science in Australia

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Below is a list of best universities in Australia ranked based on their research performance in Computer Science. 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 Melbourne

For Computer Science

#1 in Oceania
#43 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
49,000
Founded
1853

2. University of Sydney

For Computer Science

#2 in Oceania
#47 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
63,602
Founded
1850

3. University of New South Wales

For Computer Science

#3 in Oceania
#63 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Founded
1949

4. University of Queensland

For Computer Science

#4 in Oceania
#68 in the World
Enrollment
48,771
Founded
1909

5. Monash University

For Computer Science

#5 in Oceania
#80 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
78,000
Founded
1958

6. Australian National University

For Computer Science

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

7. Queensland University of Technology

For Computer Science

#8 in Oceania
#212 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Founded
1989

8. University of Western Australia

For Computer Science

#9 in Oceania
#215 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1911

9. University of Adelaide

For Computer Science

#10 in Oceania
#225 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1874

10. University of Technology Sydney

For Computer Science

#11 in Oceania
#242 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Founded
1965

11. Griffith University

For Computer Science

#12 in Oceania
#287 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Founded
1971

12. Macquarie University

For Computer Science

#13 in Oceania
#295 in the World
Enrollment
38,747
Founded
1964

13. Deakin University

For Computer Science

#15 in Oceania
#340 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
34,616
Founded
1974

14. University of Wollongong

For Computer Science

#16 in Oceania
#342 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
31,313
Founded
1975

15. University of Newcastle

For Computer Science

#17 in Oceania
#376 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Founded
1965

16. Curtin University

For Computer Science

#18 in Oceania
#383 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
58,216
Founded
1966

17. La Trobe University

For Computer Science

#19 in Oceania
#416 in the World
Acceptance Rate
100%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1964

20. Swinburne University of Technology

For Computer Science

#23 in Oceania
#498 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Founded
1908

21. Flinders University

For Computer Science

#24 in Oceania
#523 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Founded
1966

22. Western Sydney University

For Computer Science

#28 in Oceania
#566 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
37,426
Founded
1989

23. University of Tasmania

For Computer Science

#29 in Oceania
#610 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
33,879
Founded
1890

24. James Cook University

For Computer Science

#30 in Oceania
#779 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Founded
1970

25. University of Canberra

For Computer Science

#32 in Oceania
#836 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Founded
1967

27. Murdoch University

For Computer Science

#34 in Oceania
#872 in the World
Enrollment
22,475
Founded
1975

28. Victoria University

For Computer Science

#35 in Oceania
#884 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Founded
1990

29. Charles Sturt University

For Computer Science

#36 in Oceania
#974 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Founded
1989

31. University of New England, Australia

For Computer Science

#38 in Oceania
#1020 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Founded
1938

32. University of Southern Queensland

For Computer Science

#39 in Oceania
#1035 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Enrollment
18,388
Founded
1967

34. Australian Catholic University

For Computer Science

#41 in Oceania
#1370 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Founded
1991

36. Southern Cross University

For Computer Science

#43 in Oceania
#1707 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Founded
1994

38. University of the Sunshine Coast

For Computer Science

#45 in Oceania
#1817 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Founded
1994

39. University of Notre Dame Australia

For Computer Science

#48 in Oceania
#2692 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Founded
1989

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