University of Sydney

WORLD RANK

2011-12
58

Sydney, Australia

Region: Oceania

  • Overall score
    62.4
  • Teaching
    55.4
  • International outlook
    88.1
  • Industry income
    92.1
  • Research
    65.7
  • Citations
    57.2

Academic merit irrespective of students' backgrounds is at the heart of Sydney's strategy today, just as it was when it opened in 1850. Looking out to the Pacific Rim as well as its natural home, the institution boasts more than 3,000 scholars overseeing around 49,000 students, and offers research and teaching across 10 campuses.