University of Sydney

WORLD RANK

2012-13
62

Sydney, Australia

Region: Oceania

  • Overall score
    65.7
  • Teaching
    59.5
  • International outlook
    83.0
  • Industry income
    69.2
  • Research
    70.1
  • Citations
    62.9

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.