Our rankings

Our rankings

One of the world’s best law schools

The ANU College of Law consistently performs strongly in global university rankings. We are ranked 18th in the world and 2nd in Australia for law by the Times Higher Edication Rankings (2023) and 23rd in the world and 4th in Australia for law by the QS World University Rankings (2022).

Guided by our strong and long-established research culture, we make a significant contribution to the University’s top rating of 5 in Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) in the Law and Legal Studies category, placing us among a select group of Australian universities to achieve this.

One of the world’s best universities

In addition to ongoing success in discipline-specific rankings, ANU is consistently ranked among the world’s top universities, including leading institutions such as Oxford and Cambridge in the United Kingdom, and Ivy League universities in the United States.

While the methodology varies across respective publishers, rankings are generally based on a combination of factors such as academic reputation, graduate outcomes, employer reputation, student-to-staff ratio, research output and internationalisation.

Currently, ANU is ranked:

Updated:  10 August 2015/Responsible Officer:  College General Manager, ANU College of Law/Page Contact:  Law Marketing Team