Global reputation confirmed with subject world rankings for Southern Cross

Published 26 October 2022
Peter Harrison inspecting coral reef at North Point off Lizard Island Marine sciences is one of the subjects included in Physical Sciences. Here Distinguished Professor Peter Harrison inspects the coral reef at North Point off Lizard Island on the Great Barrier Reef.

Southern Cross University continues to consolidate its global reputation, with impressive results in the 2023 Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject.

The University is ranked in the top 300 (top 3%) of universities globally for Physical Sciences. The category encompasses a narrower field of subjects this year including mathematics and statistics, physics and astronomy, chemistry, geology, environmental, earth and marine sciences.

The University also performed strongly in the Life Sciences and Psychology categories (both top 4%) with solid results in Education and Social Sciences (top 5% for both), as well as Business and Economics along with Clinical and Health (both top 8%), maintaining its world rankings from the previous year.

Southern Cross is currently ranked 164th in the Times Higher Education Young University Rankings.

Southern Cross results in the 2023 Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject are:

  • Business and Economics: ranked 601–800
  • Clinical and Health: ranked 601–800
  • Education: ranked 401–500
  • Life Sciences: ranked 301–400
  • Physical Sciences: ranked 251–300
  • Psychology: ranked 301–400
  • Social Sciences: ranked 401–500

Visit Times Higher Education for more information about the World University Rankings 2023 by Subject.

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Media contact: Sharlene King, media office at Southern Cross University 0429 661 349 or scumedia@scu.edu.au