39 Best universities for Political Science in Australia

Below is the list of best universities in Australia ranked based on their research performance in Political Science. A graph of 520K citations received by 49.4K 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.

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#4 in Australia
#4 in Oceania
#40 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1949

For Political Science

#5 in Australia
#5 in Oceania
#61 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1958

For Political Science

#6 in Australia
#6 in Oceania
#62 in the World
Enrollment
48,771
Founded
1909

For Political Science

#7 in Australia
#7 in Oceania
#101 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1971

For Political Science

#8 in Australia
#8 in Oceania
#120 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1989

For Political Science

#9 in Australia
#9 in Oceania
#142 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
34,616
Founded
1974

For Political Science

#10 in Australia
#10 in Oceania
#152 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
31,313
Founded
1975

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#12 in Australia
#13 in Oceania
#162 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1911

For Political Science

#13 in Australia
#15 in Oceania
#168 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1887

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#16 in Australia
#18 in Oceania
#200 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1874

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#18 in Australia
#21 in Oceania
#261 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1991

For Political Science

#19 in Australia
#22 in Oceania
#264 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

For Political Science

#20 in Australia
#23 in Oceania
#287 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1965

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#22 in Australia
#26 in Oceania
#341 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1989

For Political Science

#23 in Australia
#29 in Oceania
#400 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

For Political Science

#24 in Australia
#30 in Oceania
#427 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
37,426
Founded
1989

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#26 in Australia
#32 in Oceania
#441 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1975

For Political Science

#27 in Australia
#33 in Oceania
#449 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1970

For Political Science

#28 in Australia
#34 in Oceania
#552 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1908

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#30 in Australia
#36 in Oceania
#574 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1938

For Political Science

#31 in Australia
#37 in Oceania
#605 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1991

For Political Science

#32 in Australia
#39 in Oceania
#625 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1991

For Political Science

#33 in Australia
#40 in Oceania
#686 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1987

For Political Science

#34 in Australia
#41 in Oceania
#695 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1994

For Political Science

#35 in Australia
#42 in Oceania
#827 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1994

For Political Science

#36 in Australia
#44 in Oceania
#875 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

For Political Science

#37 in Australia
#45 in Oceania
#961 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Political Science

#38 in Australia
#46 in Oceania
#1051 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1870

For Political Science

#39 in Australia
#47 in Oceania
#1212 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1989

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