World rankings

ANU is ranked top in Australia and 24 in the world in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings; 16 subject areas are rated in top 25 in the world.

QS ranking 2018/2019

World Australia

24

1

QS subject rankings 2018

Subject World Australia

Anthropology

7

1

Politics & International Studies

8

1

Development Studies

9

1

Earth & Marine Sciences

9

1

Geography

12

1

History

12

1

Law & Legal Studies

12

2

Sociology

13

1

Anatomy & Physiology

14

4

Archaeology

14

1

Social Policy & Adminstration

17

1

Agriculture & Forestry

19

1

Philosophy

20

1

Environmental Sciences

21

3

Mathematics

22

1

Economics & Econometrics

24

2

English Language & Literature

26

3

Accounting & Finance

27

5

Linguistics

27

2

Modern Languages

29

2

Performing Arts

34

3

Statistics & Operational Research

36

2

Computer Science

37

3

Education

40

7

Biological Sciences

44

3

Physics & Astronomy

44

1

Psychology

44

6

Business & Management Studies

49

5

Engineering - Electrical

55

3

Art & Design

75

8

Chemistry

84

4

Materials Science

87

4

Engineering - Mechanical

88

2

Medicine

98

5