Charles Darwin University Ranking

The university is ranked among the top 2% of universities worldwide by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022. Additionally, the university is ranked 20th in Australia in the QS World University Rankings 2022. CDU is also recognised as one of the top universities in the world for its focus on sustainability, as demonstrated by its ranking in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021, where it is ranked 17th globally.


  • ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Universities Rankings (2022) - #801-900
  • QS - World University Ranking (2023) - #701-750
  • THE (Times Higher Education) - University Ranking (2023) - #351-400
  • US News & World Report - Global Universities (2023) - #959


Course Rankings -

The university offers courses at different levels. These courses are also ranked by various educational publications. The Life Science programme at the university has been consistently ranked by THE University Rankings. The programme’s ranking has improved from #301-350 to #251-300 over the past two years. The university is also known for its programmes in the field of Medicine. Below are a few course rankings of the university -


Science Courses

  • THE (Times Higher Education) - Life Sciences Rankings (2023) - #251-300


Medicine Courses

  • ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Nursing Rankings (2022) - #201-300
  • THE (Times Higher Education) - Clinical and Health Rankings (2023) - #501-600
Global Rankings


QS Ranks

US News Ranks


#701 - 750


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