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Australian National University moves into top 25 global rankings


Seven Australian colleges emphasize in QS World University Rankings beat 100 with University of Melbourne taking second spot

The Australian National University has moved into the main 25 colleges on the planet, bouncing two rankings, with seven other Australian colleges showing up in the main 100.

The QS World University rankings, which consider, research and instructing at the college and also employability post-degree, were discharged on Tuesday with ANU nearing equivalent 25th on the rundown. The rundown was beaten by Massachusetts Institute of Technology for the second year in succession.

The University of Melbourne was the second Australian college in the rankings, however dropped from 31st last year to 33 for 2014. The University of Sydney bounced one spot from 38 to 37 while the University of Queensland stayed in 43rd spot.

The University of New South Wales hopped four spots from 52 to 48 while Monash University moved from 69th to 70th. The University of Western Australia likewise dropped in the rankings from 84 to 89 while the University of Adelaide was in 100th spot, hopping from equivalent 104th in 2013.

The following Australian college on the rundown, Macquarie University, came in at 254th.

ANU acting bad habit chancellor, Professor Margaret Harding, said the college’s top Australian positioning owed a great deal to the nature of instructors at the college.

“Rankings are blemished measures, and move around year to year, yet they do let you know the organization you are keeping,” she said in an announcement.

“It is extraordinary to be nearby other incredible colleges of the world like the National University of Singapore (22), Ecole normale supérieure, Paris (24), Duke University (rise to 25) the University of California, Berkeley (27).”

Harding singled out Dr Steve Lee from the Research School of Engineering as a sample of development at the college. Lee won this present year’s Eureka prize for science for the creation of a modest lens which can change over a cell phone into a magnifying instrument.

She said the global nature of the college was a crucial component its worldwide notoriety.

“ANU brings Canberra to the world and the world to Canberra,” she said.

“That worldwide nature conveys over our showing and examination, from Nobel prize-winning research in space science and medicinal science, to facilitating world pioneers, including most as of late the head administrator of Japan, Shinzo Abe.”

The QS rankings utilize six pointers to arrange the results. These incorporate information on staff to understudy proportions and how frequently the college’s exploration is refered to, alongside the results from worldwide overviews of academics and employers.


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