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James Cook University

  • QS World University Rankings
    =424
  • QS Stars
    5
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio11
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students1,169
  • SizeM
  • Total Faculty819

+ 36 others shortlisted this university

+ 37 others shortlisted this university

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James Cook University (JCU) is the second oldest university in Queensland and Australia's leading university in the tropics. Offering excellence in teaching and research, JCU is a vibrant, mulit-campus university with its main sites in the tropical Queensland cities of Townsville and Cairns and an international campus in Singapore. Total student enrolments are more than 18000 and growing, including over 5000 international students from 100 countries. There are over 300 programs available to international students to study at JCU.

About

James Cook University (JCU) is the second oldest university in Queensland and Australia's leading university in the tropics. Offering excellence in teaching and research, JCU is a vibrant, mulit-campus university with its main sites in the tropical Queensland cities of Townsville and Cairns and an international campus in Singapore. Total student enrolments are more than 18000 and growing, including over 5000 international students from 100 countries. There are over 300 programs available to international students to study at JCU.

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University highlights

James Cook University is one of the top Public universities in Townsville, Australia. It is ranked #=424 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #362
  • 2014
    #351
  • 2015
    #350
  • 2016
    #=387
  • 2017
    #=340
  • 2018
    #=367
  • 2019
    #=369
  • 2020
    #377
  • 2021
    #462
  • 2022
    #=424

Ranking criteria

27.1
Overall
15.1
Academic Reputation
65.1
Citations per Faculty
11.3
Employer Reputation
9.5
Faculty Student Ratio
64.7
International Faculty Ratio
33.8
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
8,709

17%
83%

International students
1,169

56%
44%

Total faculty staff
819

146
673

Total students
8,709

17%
83%

International students
1,169

56%
44%

Total faculty staff
819

673
146
2021
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Scholarships

Yes
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