Best Computer Science Universities in Australia

The 8th edition of Research.com ranking of top Computer Science universities is based on data collected from Microsoft Academic Graph on December 6th, 2021. Position in the ranking is based on a sum of D-index (Discipline H-index) values of all leading scientists affiliated with that university. D-index only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline. A leading scientist is a scholar with a D-index of at least 30 in an examined discipline. Show more

The ranking process involved a detailed examination of 166,880 researchers’ profiles from Microsoft Academic Graph. For the discipline of Computer Science, over 9,735 profiles were examined. Scientists from more than 1,470 institutions and affiliations were analyzed.

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from Microsoft Academic Graph, which is the most prominent and well-established bibliometric database of this type available to the scientific community.

A detailed definition of our research process can be found on our methodology page.

Please take into consideration that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation details featured on their Google Scholar profile.

World
National
University Details
Scholars
Σ Publications
Σ D-Index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
50 World 1 National University of Sydney

University of Sydney

Australia
Scholars 27 7,006 Σ H-Index 1,345
64 World 2 National University of Technology Sydney

University of Technology Sydney

Australia
Scholars 24 6,049 Σ H-Index 1,084
65 World 3 National University of Melbourne

University of Melbourne

Australia
Scholars 20 5,011 Σ H-Index 1,049
72 World 4 National UNSW Sydney

UNSW Sydney

Australia
Scholars 23 4,987 Σ H-Index 970
82 World 5 National Monash University

Monash University

Australia
Scholars 21 4,545 Σ H-Index 902
115 World 6 National University of Adelaide

University of Adelaide

Australia
Scholars 13 2,512 Σ H-Index 702
135 World 7 National Australian National University

Australian National University

Australia
Scholars 13 2,328 Σ H-Index 590
151 World 8 National Queensland University of Technology

Queensland University of Technology

Australia
Scholars 13 2,806 Σ H-Index 533
174 World 9 National Swinburne University of Technology

Swinburne University of Technology

Australia
Scholars 10 2,307 Σ H-Index 455
216 World 10 National RMIT University

RMIT University

Australia
Scholars 9 1,663 Σ H-Index 353
220 World 11 National University of Queensland

University of Queensland

Australia
Scholars 8 1,689 Σ H-Index 348
230 World 12 National Macquarie University

Macquarie University

Australia
Scholars 9 1,619 Σ H-Index 335
237 World 13 National Deakin University

Deakin University

Australia
Scholars 7 2,580 Σ H-Index 331
328 World 14 National University of Wollongong

University of Wollongong

Australia
Scholars 5 1,335 Σ H-Index 200
345 World 15 National University of South Australia

University of South Australia

Australia
Scholars 4 1,061 Σ H-Index 184
376 World 16 National La Trobe University

La Trobe University

Australia
Scholars 4 1,235 Σ H-Index 160
378 World 17 National Griffith University

Griffith University

Australia
Scholars 4 741 Σ H-Index 157
389 World 18 National Curtin University

Curtin University

Australia
Scholars 3 503 Σ H-Index 156
395 World 19 National University of Western Australia

University of Western Australia

Australia
Scholars 3 855 Σ H-Index 150
444 World 20 National Victoria University

Victoria University

Australia
Scholars 2 782 Σ H-Index 122
519 World 21 National Federation University Australia

Federation University Australia

Australia
Scholars 2 511 Σ H-Index 93
562 World 22 National University of Newcastle Australia

University of Newcastle Australia

Australia
Scholars 2 523 Σ H-Index 77
595 World 23 National Charles Darwin University

Charles Darwin University

Australia
Scholars 2 313 Σ H-Index 69
653 World 24 National Torrens University Australia

Torrens University Australia

Australia
Scholars 1 137 Σ H-Index 59
707 World 25 National Edith Cowan University

Edith Cowan University

Australia
Scholars 1 186 Σ H-Index 46
737 World 26 National Western Sydney University

Western Sydney University

Australia
Scholars 1 107 Σ H-Index 42
763 World 27 National University of Canberra

University of Canberra

Australia
Scholars 1 138 Σ H-Index 39
839 World 28 National University of Tasmania

University of Tasmania

Australia
Scholars 1 129 Σ H-Index 33
863 World 29 National Flinders University

Flinders University

Australia
Scholars 1 155 Σ H-Index 32
912 World 30 National Central Queensland University

Central Queensland University

Australia
Scholars 1 196 Σ H-Index 30

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