Melbourne Uni ‘world’s 62nd best’
. MELBOURNE University has jumped 13 places in the respected Jiao Tong ranking of the top 500 universities in the world, putting it in 62nd spot, just three places behind Australia’s top-ranked university, the Australian National University.Four Victorian universities made the cut, and there were a total of 17 Australian universities on the list.Monash University also improved its position, moving into the top 200.
The Shanghai Jiao Tong University Academic Rankings of World Universities compares more than 1000 institutions worldwide.
Harvard University won the top spot for the eighth year, with Cambridge the best-ranked British university in fifth position. Oxford was ranked 10th.
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