07 July 2011
Accounting and Finance in top 100 worldwide
RMIT University has nine fields of study ranked in the top 150 globally, with two fields - Accounting and Finance and Engineering, Civil and Structural - in the top 100.
- RMIT disciplines among top in world 10/07/2012
- Global employers prefer RMIT graduates 05/09/2011
- Fellowships support global research links 08/12/2010
- RMIT raises research ratings in 2011 Good Uni Guide 10/09/2010
- Rankings confirm RMIT’s global standing 08/09/2010
The QS World University Rankings by subject are the first to rank universities at individual field of study level in the world.
With a methodology tailored to fit each subject, the rankings are based on Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation and Citations per Paper.
RMIT Vice-Chancellor and President, Professor Margaret Gardner AO, welcomed the rankings.
"RMIT is a global university of technology and design with 74,000 students.
"The University is increasingly recognised for its engagement with the needs of industry and the quality of its work-relevant education," Professor Gardner said.
QS World University ranked 26 fields of study.
|Accounting and Finance||14.5||40.2||11.1||51-100|
|Computer Science and Information Systems||21.3||38.2||23.0||101-150|
|Economics and Econometrics||18.7||34.8||18.3||101-150|
|Engineering - Chemical||21.6||39.5||32.4||101-150|
|Engineering - Civil and Structural||26.8||39.5||33.2||51-100|
|Engineering - Electrical and Electronic||21.4||39.5||18.9||101-150|
|Engineering - Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing||24.6||40.0||22.8||101-150|
|Geography and Area Studies||23.6||18.9||20.6||101-150|
|Physics and Astronomy||21.8||18.1||14.1||151-200|