Rankings

NASA

QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017

In the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017, Curtin ranked:

  • Ranked 2nd in the world for Mineral and Mining Engineering
  • Top 200 in the world for Environmental Studies
  • Top 200 in the world for Agriculture and Forestry
  • Top 250 in the world for Computer Science
  • Top 150 in the world for Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Top 200 in the world for Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA)

In the Australian Government’s Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) 2015 assessment, Curtin University ranked well above world standard for:

  • Astronomical and Space Sciences
  • Physical Chemistry (incl. Structural)
  • Geochemistry
  • Geology
  • Crop and Pasture Production
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

CWUR Rankings by Subject 2017

In the CWUR Rankings by Subject 2017, Curtin ranked:

  • Ranked equal 6th in the world and 3rd in Australia for Mineralogy.

ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2017

In the ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2017, Curtin ranked:

  • 2nd in Australia for Earth Sciences
  • 4th in Australia for Chemical Engineering
  • 7th in Australia for Metallurgical Engineering

THEWUR 2018 by Subject

In the THEWUR 2018 by Subject results, Curtin ranked:

  • Curtin ranked in the 201-250 band for Engineering and Technology in this listing of the top 500, and is equal 16th nationally.
  • Curtin ranked in the 201-250 band for Physical Sciences in this listing of the top 500, and is equal 10th nationally.