University rankings put Griffith among top universities in the world

For the fourth year in a row, Griffith University has been placed in the world’s top 300 Universities in the world by the prestigious, 2019 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings.

Over 1,250 institutions are listed in THE World University Rankings this year, its biggest international league table to date. As one of the world’s most influential university rankings, its expertise considers trends underpinning university performance and excellence globally.

Rising in the rankings, year-on-year, Griffith has excelled in teaching, research, citations, industry income, and international outlook in the last 12 months.

Vice Chancellor and President, Professor Ian O’Connor AC, says “This represents our highest results ever in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings and reflects the effectiveness of the environment supporting learning and innovation on all our campuses, including Griffith’s digital campus.

“Griffith also continues to enhance its reputation in the competitive international higher education space, preparing the next generation of leaders in the region and undertaking research of international scale and impact.”

Keeping good company with other top universities in the world, Griffith is rated in the top 300 for another three of the largest and most credible world university rankings; University Ranking by Academic Performance, the Leiden Ranking, and US News Best Global Universities.

Griffith has also been recognised as a notable young university, coming in 35th in the 2019 QS World University Rankings Top 50 Under 50 and 37th in the 2018 Times Higher Education Young University Rankings.