UNSW main walkway

UNSW Sydney maintains its world-class ranking during challenging pandemic period.

UNSW main walkway

The 2021 rankings also see UNSW Business School, Social Sciences, Medicine and Science subjects move up the list.

UNSW Library Lawn and building

UNSW Sydney advances in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, rising to 67th.

Scientia building

UNSW Sydney number one in Australia for its contribution to research in natural sciences.

UNSW campus and students

UNSW Sydney continues its steady progress towards its goal of becoming a top 50 global university, rising 25 places to 71st in the THE World University Rankings. 

UNSW scientia building

UNSW Sydney is ranked 94th in the 2019 Academic Ranking of World Universities.

UNSW Sir John Clancy Auditorium

UNSW is equal first on the 2019 ARWU list of 500 top universities, appearing in 52 research disciplines and topping the nation for subjects ranked number one in Australia.

The UNSW campus

UNSW has risen two places in the prestigious QS university rankings, climbing to 43 in the world.


UNSW Sydney has scored top marks for five key performance indicators in the Good Universities Guide.

UNSW general campus library

University finishes 2018 ranked 81st across three main global league tables, up seven places from last year