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Monash University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Monash University is the largest university in Australia, and amongst the most highly regarded in the world. In just 50 years, we have built a reputation for quality teaching and world-leading research. Our students leave with a greater sense of purpose, a global outlook, and the skills and confidence to make positive change in the world. Monash is a member of the Group of Eight universities and is consistently ranked in the world’s top 100.  We are ranked 65th in the world according to the QS World University Rankings and 74th in the world according to the Times Higher Education world university rankings.

A truly international experience Our lives – and our careers - are increasingly shaped by global influences. With four campuses across Melbourne, a campus in Malaysia, a joint graduate school in China, a learning centre in Italy and a research centre in India, we offer global opportunities and unmatched experiences.

 

Greater choice  We offer one of the largest ranges of degree and double degree options in Australia. That means students can better match their studies to their interest areas. Our scale allows for more research opportunities, more international exchanges and more opportunities to collaborate across different fields.

Real world partnerships  Our research and curriculum is underpinned by enterprising partnerships with industry, government, research institutions, and community groups. We produce graduates of the future and are committed to research that moves the world forward.

Our courses

We are renowned for our double degree courses, as well as a large range of Bachelor, Master and PhD degree courses. 

A specialist degree A specialist degree offers a direct route into a specific field or career of interest.

A comprehensive degree With a comprehensive degree, students can explore a range of study areas before choosing  a specialist area.

A double degree A double degree lets students pursue two areas of interest at the same time, choosing from more than 140 double degree combinations.

Pathways to Monash Univeristy As an alternative to direct entry, Monash College offers students the option of undertaking the Monash University Foundation Year or a Monash College Diploma in order to provide the best preparation and support for success at Monash University. Students may also access English language courses through Monash College.

Our campuses, research centres and partner institutions

We are headquartered in Clayton, our largest campus, with more than 26,000 students.  Each campus, however, is distinctly Monash and offers a personality of its own.

Australia ▪    Clayton ▪    Caulfield ▪    Parkville ▪    Peninsula

International ▪    Monash University, Malaysia campus (Malaysia) ▪    The Southeast University-Monash University, Joint Graduate School (China) ▪    The IITB Monash Research Academy (India)  ▪    Monash University Prato Centre (Italy)  ▪    Monash-Warwick Global Alliance (UK)

Our rankings •    Ranked 74 in the world (Times Higher Education world university rankings 2016-2017) •    5 stars for teaching, excellence and research (The Good Universities Guide 2015) •    Ranked in the Top 50 for 20 subjects including Accounting and Finance, Engineering, Chemistry, Law and Medicine (QS World University Rankings 2016)

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2014
67
2015
65
2016
  • 71.60
    Overall Score
  • 91.8
    Academic Reputation
  • 93.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 64.2
    Citations per Faculty
  • 100
    International Faculty
  • 96.4
    International Students
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2014
21
2015
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2016
  • 91.50
    Overall Score
  • 100
    Academic Reputation
  • 73.7
    Employer Reputation
  • 88.2
    Citations per Paper
  • 88.2
    H-index Citations
=40
2014
=30
2015
  • 81.60
    Overall Score
  • 80.4
    Academic Reputation
  • 87.6
    Employer Reputation
  • 79.5
    Citations per Paper
  • 72.1
    H-index Citations
42
2016
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 65.40
    Overall Score
  • 87.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 85.3
    Partnerships with Employers
  • 55.4
    Alumni Outcomes
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
3,085
International
1,586

Number of students

54,290
Postgraduate 24%
Undergraduate 76%

Number of international students

18,112
Postgraduate 42%
Undergraduate 58%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

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