28 Best universities for Chemical Engineering in Australia

Below is the list of best universities in Australia ranked based on their research performance in Chemical Engineering. A graph of 656K citations received by 17.2K academic papers made by 28 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 Chemical Engineering

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

2. University of New South Wales

For Chemical Engineering

#2 in Oceania
#86 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1949

3. University of Melbourne

For Chemical Engineering

#3 in Oceania
#106 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
49,000
Founded
1853

4. University of Wollongong

For Chemical Engineering

#4 in Oceania
#112 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
31,313
Founded
1975

5. University of Sydney

For Chemical Engineering

#5 in Oceania
#220 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
63,602
Founded
1850

6. Curtin University

For Chemical Engineering

#6 in Oceania
#241 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
58,216
Founded
1966

7. Monash University

For Chemical Engineering

#7 in Oceania
#247 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1958

8. University of South Australia

For Chemical Engineering

#8 in Oceania
#269 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1991

9. RMIT University

For Chemical Engineering

#9 in Oceania
#327 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1887

10. Deakin University

For Chemical Engineering

#10 in Oceania
#343 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
34,616
Founded
1974

11. University of Newcastle

For Chemical Engineering

#11 in Oceania
#361 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1965

12. Queensland University of Technology

For Chemical Engineering

#12 in Oceania
#367 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1989

13. University of Adelaide

For Chemical Engineering

#13 in Oceania
#381 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1874

14. Australian National University

For Chemical Engineering

#15 in Oceania
#426 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1946

15. University of Technology Sydney

For Chemical Engineering

#16 in Oceania
#427 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1965

16. University of Western Australia

For Chemical Engineering

#17 in Oceania
#520 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1911

17. Griffith University

For Chemical Engineering

#18 in Oceania
#593 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1971

18. Swinburne University of Technology

For Chemical Engineering

#20 in Oceania
#767 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1908

19. Flinders University

For Chemical Engineering

#22 in Oceania
#955 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

20. Victoria University

For Chemical Engineering

#24 in Oceania
#1108 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1990

21. James Cook University

For Chemical Engineering

#26 in Oceania
#1208 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1970

22. Murdoch University

For Chemical Engineering

#27 in Oceania
#1210 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1975

23. University of Southern Queensland

For Chemical Engineering

#29 in Oceania
#1406 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Enrollment
18,388
Founded
1967

24. Western Sydney University

For Chemical Engineering

#30 in Oceania
#1449 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
37,426
Founded
1989

25. Edith Cowan University

For Chemical Engineering

#31 in Oceania
#1482 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1991

26. Macquarie University

For Chemical Engineering

#32 in Oceania
#1497 in the World
Enrollment
38,747
Founded
1964

27. La Trobe University

For Chemical Engineering

#33 in Oceania
#1545 in the World
Acceptance Rate
100%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1964

28. University of Tasmania

For Chemical Engineering

#34 in Oceania
#1742 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
33,879
Founded
1890

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