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Facts & figures

About us

  • 70,000 students and 7500 staff of 130+ nationalities
  • 300 exchange opportunities in more than 40 countries
  • 350,000 alumni in more than 170 countries

About us

We’ve been challenging traditions for more than 160 years

We make lives better by producing leaders of society and equipping our people with leadership qualities so they can serve our communities at every level.

Innovation Week

Showcasing our world-changing ideas

Held in August, Innovation Week 2019 celebrates the ground breaking discoveries and transformative inventions from our academics and students.

Our world rankings

We’re regularly ranked in the world’s top 50

Rankings demonstrate how the standard of our research and teaching measures up against the best universities in Australia and worldwide.

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