There are many reasons to choose UNSW.

Here are just some of them.

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A world top 100

Times Higher Education World University Rankings ranked UNSW 85th.

UNSW is ranked 85th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2012-2013 and 52nd in the QS World University Rankings2012.

Highest salaries

UNSW postgraduates receive the highest median starting salaries of any Australian university - The Australian Graduate Survey 2012.

The latest Australian Graduate Survey shows UNSW postgraduates receive the highest median starting salaries when compared to any other Australian university.

Five stars

2013 Good Universities Guide - awarded the maximum five-star rating for getting a job and starting salaries.

UNSW scored the maximum five-star rating for nine key performance indicators in the 2013 Good Universities Guide. For graduate employment – getting a job, starting salaries and positive graduate outcomes. We also achieved five-star results in student demand, research grants, research intensivity, staff qualifications and cultural diversity. UNSW was also the first Australian university to be awarded five stars in the new QS Stars rating system, which measures performance against international benchmarks.

Top CEOs

More of Australia’s top CEOs studied at UNSW than any other university in Australia – LeadingCompany Research 2012.

Market research completed by Leading Company in 2012 found that more of Australia’s top CEOs studied at UNSW than any other university in Australia.

More reasons to choose UNSW

UNSW is a founding member of the prestigious Group of Eight - a coalition of Australia’s leading research intensive universities.

UNSW is the state’s top ranked university based on the 2010 Excellence in Research for Australia report.

UNSW is recognized as the Australian university with the strongest links to industry, reflecting its focus on real-world research and innovative research partnerships.