LaTrobe University-We stack up against the world's best
There are over 20,000 universities in the world. LaTrobe University is in the top 2% and top rated nationally and 'well above world standard' in 19 fileds of research (ERA).
2017 marks LaTrobe Universitys 50th birthday. And this year, the university is celebrating with its best-ever overall research ranking. LaTrobe has been ranked in the world's top 400 universities by all three major independent ranking agencies, and moved to #56 in the Times Higher Education Universities Rankings. That makes LaTrobe one of the world's best young universities.
The 2017 QS World University Rankings has LaTrobe University ranked 360 in the world, an improvement of 26 positions from the 2016 ranking of 386. The ranking placed LaTrove in the top 1.4 per cent of universities globally.
LaTrove University continues to improve its world rankings, currently recording its best ever result in the respected Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). LaTrobe University is now ranked at 301 in the world, a leap of more than 200 ARWU places in just two years - to be Australias most improved university.