Australian National University
ANU is a world-leading university in Australia’s capital city, Canberra. Our location points to our unique history, ties to the Australian Government and special standing as a resource for the Australian people.
Our focus on research as an asset, and an approach to education, ensures our graduates are in demand the world-over for their abilities to understand, and apply vision and creativity to addressing complex contemporary challenges.
Ranked #1 in Australia and #22 in the world (QS World University Rankings 2016-17), Australia’s national university is further distinguished by an outstanding record for student satisfaction and graduate employability.
For academic and professional staff, ANU offers excellent conditions including flexible working arrangements, professional development opportunities, competitive pay and generous superannuation - all within an integrated and engaged on-campus community
Ranked first in Australia and 22nd in the world
(QS World University Rankings 2016/17)
Ranked first in Australia and in the top 25 globally for 15 out of 36 subjects
(QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016)
Ranked first in Australia and 25th in the world for international outlook
(Times Higher Education International Outlook Indicator 2015/16)
Fifty-two per cent of our students are undertaking postgraduate degree programs
Ranked first in Australia for graduate employability
(Emerging Global Employability Survey 2016)
ANU counts six Nobel Laureates among our staff and alumni
Ninety-five per cent of broad-field research at ANU is rated above or well above world standard
(Australian Government Excellence in Research for Australia Report 2015)
For student demand; research intensity; research grants; staff qualifications, and graduate starting salary
(Good Universities Guide 2016)
Over 22,500 students in 2015
In 2015, almost 5,000 students lived on campus; more than 20% of the student population
One of the highest average academic staff to student ratios among Australia's leading universities
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