Australia has an excellent higher education system including some of the world’s best universities. There are twenty one universities in the Times Higher Education Top 400 ranking of international universities. There are also a number of very well respected teaching universities that focus on preparing graduates for professions such as nursing or teaching.

Vocational training is offered by TAFEs, colleges of Tertiary And Further Education.

There are a number of private universities and colleges in Australia.

Top Australian universities include:

  • University of Melbourne
  • Australian National University
  • University of Sydney
  • University of Queensland
  • Monash University