Rankings and ratings

Swinburne has an international reputation for quality research that connects science and technology with business and the community. Our standing in prestigious world academic ranking lists reflects our commitment to high-quality teaching and research and graduate outcomes.

Times Higher Education World University Rankings

QS University Rankings

Graduate employability

  • Swinburne features in the QS rankings for our world-class graduate employability based on graduate employment rates and partnerships between universities and employers. This ranking reinforces Swinburne's reputation as a university that provides practical career outcomes for its graduates.


  • Swinburne was recognised as having one of the best design schools in the world by the 2018 QS World Rankings of Universities by Subject. The university was listed in the top 40 for the Art and Design subject area.‌

Academic Ranking of World Universities

Science and engineering

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