20 Best universities for Petrology and Geochemistry in Australia

Below is the list of best universities in Australia ranked based on their research performance in Petrology and Geochemistry. A graph of 670K citations received by 11.1K academic papers made by 20 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. Australian National University

For Petrology and Geochemistry

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

2. University of Western Australia

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#2 in Oceania
#10 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1911

3. Macquarie University

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#3 in Oceania
#11 in the World
Enrollment
38,747
Founded
1964

4. Curtin University

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#4 in Oceania
#17 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
58,216
Founded
1966

5. University of Tasmania

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#5 in Oceania
#23 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
33,879
Founded
1890

6. University of Adelaide

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#6 in Oceania
#39 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1874

7. University of Melbourne

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#7 in Oceania
#44 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
49,000
Founded
1853

8. University of Queensland

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#9 in Oceania
#79 in the World
Enrollment
48,771
Founded
1909

9. James Cook University

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#10 in Oceania
#86 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1970

10. Monash University

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#12 in Oceania
#108 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1958

11. University of Newcastle

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#13 in Oceania
#160 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1965

12. University of Sydney

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#15 in Oceania
#173 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
63,602
Founded
1850

13. University of New South Wales

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#16 in Oceania
#193 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1949

14. La Trobe University

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#17 in Oceania
#200 in the World
Acceptance Rate
100%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1964

15. University of Wollongong

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#19 in Oceania
#253 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
31,313
Founded
1975

16. University of New England, Australia

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#22 in Oceania
#394 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1938

17. Queensland University of Technology

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#23 in Oceania
#408 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1989

18. Flinders University

For Petrology and Geochemistry

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

19. Victoria University

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#25 in Oceania
#659 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1990

20. University of South Australia

For Petrology and Geochemistry

#26 in Oceania
#661 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1991

The best cities to study Petrology and Geochemistry in Australia based on the number of universities and their ranks are Canberra, Crawley, Sydney, and Perth.