The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s number one university according to the world university ranking of QS. This is the most prestigious and highest-ranked institution in the country and is one of the top 100 universities throughout the world at the moment.
This university has a global reputation and students from all over the world come here to complete their higher studies. It has a greater level of employability which is one of the most prominent characteristics that grab the attention of students from different parts of the world.
The University of Auckland comes among the top 50 universities in the world for the following subjects rankings:
- Archaeology (25th ranking)
- Education (27th)
- Pharmacy & Pharmacology (27th)
- Sports-related subjects (29th in the world)
- Geography (30th)
- Performing Arts (32nd)
- Engineering – Civil & Structural (39th)
- English Language and Literature (39th)
- Psychology (40th)
- Philosophy (43rd)
- Nursing (44rth)
- Anthropology (45th)
- Law (50th)
The University has been ranked number 1 in New Zealand and at number 71 worldwide in the QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019.
The University of Auckland is placed #13 in the Times Higher Education’s 2020 list of the world’s most international universities.
The University of Auckland was placed at number 133 by the Times Higher Education Global University Employability Ranking 2018.
In the QS Stars Rating, the University of Auckland is rated as a Five Stars Plus institution for excellence overall, as well as the following categories: Research, Employability, Teaching, Facilities, Internationalisation, Innovation, and Inclusiveness.
In the Reuters’ ranking of Asia Pacific’s Most Innovative Universities – 2019, the University of Auckland has moved further up and once again been ranked as the most innovative university in New Zealand. The University placed #35 overall, with no other New Zealand university ranked in the top 75.
The University of Auckland ranked at number 179 in the 2020 Times Higher Education World Rankings, making it the top-ranked university in New Zealand.
The University of Auckland was named the Entrepreneurial University of the Year at the 2019 Asia-Pacific Triple E Entrepreneurship and Engagement Excellence Awards in Higher Education.
The list is compiled using the international student score, international staff score, international co-authorship score, and international reputation metrics collected for the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020