International and National Rankings see UNSW Psychology ranked #1 in Australia for Research and Teaching

Posted 3 May 2017

Psychology at UNSW is now the leading school in Australia for Psychology, according to the 2017 QS World University Rankings and the recently released national Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT).

The QS World Rankings by subject* saw UNSW Psychology listed at number 18, the highest ranked Australian university and the highest ranked university in the southern hemisphere.

Measures of teaching performance making up this year’s QILT dataset also ranked UNSW Psychology as the top performing school in the country for teaching across undergraduate and postgraduate levels**.

* Now in their seventh year, the QS World University Rankings by Subject is based on the expert opinion of almost 75,000 academics and more than 41,000 employers, alongside the analysis of 28.5 million research papers and over 113 million citations sourced from the Scopus/Elsevier bibliometric database. For the full results, click here.

** The QILT dataset is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training and results are based on average rankings of indicators drawn from the Student Experience Survey, the Course Experience Questionnaire, the Graduate Outcomes Survey, and the Graduate Destinations Survey across UG and PG studies. For more information, click here.