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5 Star Experience

This page is a snapshot of recent university rankings, both nationally and internationally. These include ratings from recent graduate surveys and other international quality measures.

2017 QILT website: student satisfaction ratings

The Australian Government’s Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) website helps prospective students compare universities around Australia.

In 2017, ECU received the top student satisfaction rating of all public universities in Australia. Over 86% of those surveyed, rated their student experience positively.

ECU was also the top-rated WA public university for teaching quality, learning resources, student support and skills development.

2017 Top 200 Young University Rankings

ECU has been ranked in the world's top 150 universities under 50 years old in the 2017 Top 200 Young Universities Rankings (formerly known as the Times Higher Education 150 under 50).

The ranking follows the same performance indicators as the overall THE World University Rankings. Young universities were measured on their teaching, research, citations, international outlook and industry income.

2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject

For the fifth year in a row, ECU's Education program has been ranked in the world's Top 250 or better in the latest QS World University rankings.

2017 U-Multirank

ECU has received the second highest number of ‘A’ scores among the 29 Australian universities surveyed in the 2017 U-Multirank edition.

U-Multirank is the largest global university ranking, showcasing close to 1,500 universities from 99 countries across the world. It shines a spotlight on high-performing universities.

ECU’s nine ‘A’ scores included strategic research partnerships, international academic staff, international doctorate degrees and bachelor and master graduates working in the region.

2016 ShanghaiRankings

ECU has received international recognition for the quality of our Sports Science program in ShanghaiRanking’s 2016 global ranking of Sports Science Schools and Departments.

The university was named one of the top 15 universities in the world, and the best in Western Australia. Sports Science is a key teaching and research discipline in our School of Medical and Health Sciences.

Good Universities Guide 2017

Every year, university graduates around Australia are surveyed about their university experience, including factors impacting the quality of their university experience and some post-university outcomes.

The resulting scores are translated into university star ratings and these are published in the Good Universities Guide.

ECU graduates have again given us a 5-star rating for teaching quality. This rating has been achieved for 8 years in a row – from 2010 to 2017.

No other public universities in Western Australia and very few across Australia have achieved such a consistently high endorsement for teaching quality.

A 5-star rating has also been awarded this year for the median salary of ECU graduates. This is based on the starting salary for new domestic graduates under age 25, and in their first full-time job.

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