University of Canberra (CANBERRA) Rankings

By | July 22, 2017

University of Canberra (CANBERRA) Rankings

University of Canberra (CANBERRA) world rankings includes it being number 551+ on the QS rankings number 401+ on Times (THE) number 101-150 with the Times under 50 years old number 91+ with the QS under 50 years old. This contributes to Canberra being the number 28 ranked Australian university overall in the world ranking systems. University of Canberra rankings within Australia include being placed at number 29= on the ERA scale (2012) and being a 3 Star AEN rated university. Canberra also has a student survey satisfaction rating of 81.5% for business 82.5% for health 78% for arts 91.2% for science.

CANBERRA World Rankings


University of Canberra World Rankings
Canberra Ranking Aus Rank World Rank
Overall 28
QS =25 551+
Times (THE) 24= 401+
Times Under 50 17= 101-150
QS Under 50 14= 91+
Times Asia / Pacific 29 81


World Rankings Overview

University of Canberra is the number 28 ranked Australian university overall on the world university ranking systems

QS World Rankings

Canberra is ranked at number 551+ on the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) world ranking system which is number =25 in Australia.

THE Times World Rankings

Canberra is ranked at number 401+ on the Times Higher Education world university ranking system which is number 24= in Australia.

Times Universities Under 50 Years

Canberra is ranked at number 101-150 on the TImes Higher Education best world universities under 50 years of age which is number 17= in Australia.

QS Universities Under 50 Years Old

Canberra is ranked at number 91+ on the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) universities under 50 years old ranking system which is number 14= in Australia.

Times Asia/Pacific Rankings

Canberra is ranked at number 81 on the Times Asia/Pacific ranking system which is number 29 in Australia.

University of Canberra Australian Rankings


Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) Ranking

Canberra is ranked at number 29= on the domestic ERA ranking system (2012)

AEN 5 Star Ranking

Canberra is rated a 3 Star university on the AEN 5 Star ranking system

Student Survey Positive Ratings

University of Canberra Student Survey Postive Ratings
Area Teach Skill Exp Sat
Business 86.8 86.1 83.8 81.5
Health 86.9 89.5 79 82.5
Arts 87 88.1 79.2 78
Science 80 84.7 82.3 91.2


* Teach refers to the student perception of teaching quality and good teaching scale

* Skill refers to the the generic skills scale measuring student perceptions of skills development

* Exp refers to the quality of the educational experience

* Sat refers to the overall satisfaction rate at Canberra

Rankings Warning

University rankings generally focus on a number of variables which are not relevant to all students. Most of the ranking systems are heavily biased towards universities with research-intensive profiles and age-related reputations. However, many universities do not have a research focus and have not had the history to develop an age-related reputation. Instead these universities might focus on vocationally-oriented studies such as teaching, nursing and other health sciences, welfare studies, design, fashion, journalism and many other career-based studies. Interested parties should therefore be aware that ranking systems generally promote well-established more traditional universities and do not give much credit to universities, especially younger universities, which might be more focused on producing job-ready graduates for a diverse range of careers.


Canberra Profile: University of Canberra Profile

Other University Rankings: List of Australian University Rankings

Complete Australian Rankings Overview: Australian University Rankings