39 Best universities for Engineering in Australia

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Below is a list of best universities in Australia ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. 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 New South Wales

For Engineering

#1 in Oceania
#61 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Founded
1949

2. University of Sydney

For Engineering

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

3. University of Queensland

For Engineering

#3 in Oceania
#73 in the World
Enrollment
48,771
Founded
1909

4. University of Melbourne

For Engineering

#4 in Oceania
#74 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
49,000
Founded
1853

5. Monash University

For Engineering

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

6. Australian National University

For Engineering

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

7. University of Adelaide

For Engineering

#8 in Oceania
#211 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1874

8. University of Western Australia

For Engineering

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

10. University of Wollongong

For Engineering

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

11. University of Technology Sydney

For Engineering

#12 in Oceania
#324 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Founded
1965

12. Curtin University

For Engineering

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

14. University of Newcastle

For Engineering

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

15. Macquarie University

For Engineering

#16 in Oceania
#448 in the World
Enrollment
38,747
Founded
1964

16. Griffith University

For Engineering

#17 in Oceania
#459 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Founded
1971

17. Deakin University

For Engineering

#18 in Oceania
#468 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
34,616
Founded
1974

20. University of Tasmania

For Engineering

#24 in Oceania
#613 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
33,879
Founded
1890

21. La Trobe University

For Engineering

#25 in Oceania
#660 in the World
Acceptance Rate
100%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1964

22. Flinders University

For Engineering

#26 in Oceania
#694 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Founded
1966

23. Western Sydney University

For Engineering

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

24. James Cook University

For Engineering

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

25. Murdoch University

For Engineering

#31 in Oceania
#979 in the World
Enrollment
22,475
Founded
1975

26. University of Southern Queensland

For Engineering

#32 in Oceania
#1094 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Enrollment
18,388
Founded
1967

27. Victoria University

For Engineering

#33 in Oceania
#1127 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Founded
1990

29. University of Canberra

For Engineering

#35 in Oceania
#1206 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Founded
1967

32. Charles Sturt University

For Engineering

#39 in Oceania
#1472 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Founded
1989

33. Southern Cross University

For Engineering

#41 in Oceania
#1765 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Founded
1994

36. University of the Sunshine Coast

For Engineering

#44 in Oceania
#2238 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Founded
1994

37. Australian Catholic University

For Engineering

#45 in Oceania
#2247 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Founded
1991

39. University of Notre Dame Australia

For Engineering

#48 in Oceania
#3788 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Founded
1989

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