The University of Tasmania has said its core focus remains on “providing excellence in teaching and research”, playing down the significance of The Good Universities Guide 2019.
UNSW Sydney has scored top marks for five key performance indicators in The Good Universities Guide.
Students looking to pursue careers in engineering and medicine would do well to go to the University of Wollongong.
The Good Universities Guide first appeared in the early ‘90s, when the Dawkins system was getting going. As universities have expanded enrolments and changed how they teach, the guide has grown with them – providing information for starting students on what it all means.
Going to university is a substantial achievement for anybody but for an individual who is the first in their family to do so, a tertiary education is particularly significant.
The University of Wollongong’s standing among Australia’s leading teaching and learning institutions has been reaffirmed, receiving five stars and ranking ahead of all other NSW universities in several categories in the 2019 Good Universities Guide.
Almost 40 per cent of students attending Charles Darwin University are the first in their family to attend university.
Graduates of some of Victoria’s top-rated universities have among the lowest rates of employment and starting pay.
The University of Southern Queensland has labelled a Federal Government report showing the university’s low completion rate as “misleading”.