Statistics - Australia
CurrencyAustralian Dollar
Population23 365,337
Students1 046,000
Foreigner students23.9%
Statistics - Education
Popularity rating in the world3
Ranking of universities in the world3
Academic Reputation 5
Employer Reputation 4
Quality of teaching 28
International Faculty 3
International Students 4
Citations per Faculty 4
Statistics - Universities
Universities in top 100 7
Universities in top 200 8
Universities in top 500 23
Universities in top 1000 33
Universities in top 5000 41
Cost of living in Australia, USD/month
Accommodation $318 $474
Food $180 $353
Transportation $63 $148
Communications and utilities $76 $81
Clothing $20 $77
Sports and leisure $24 $83
Accommodation in Australia, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$318
Shared room in city centre$593
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$794
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$1079
Leading Australian universities, which occupy the top positions in the Australian universities rankings, in 1999 merged into the "Group of Eight". The main campuses of these universities are located in six major metropolitan cities of Australia. Members of the association are the most prestigious universities of Australia. Their graduates have the most chances to occupy a high social status.
List of universities of Go8: