University of Adelaide: Top 100 rankings reconfirm University’s research quality

The prestigious ShanghaiRanking Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2022 has included 41 of the University of Adelaide’s research fields in its latest rankings by subject, including many in the top 50 and top 100:

Mining and Mineral Engineering – 11 in the world
Automation and Control – 32 in the world
Dentistry and Oral Sciences – 32 in the world
Water Resources – 33 in the world
Civil Engineering – 36 in the world
Agricultural Sciences – 45 in the world
Computer Science and Engineering – 50 in the world
Veterinary Sciences – 61 in the world
Electrical and Electronic Engineering – 84 in the world
Energy Science and Engineering – 84 in the world
Earth Sciences – 85 in the world
Clinical Medicine – 86 in the world
Public Health – 90 in the world
Nursing – 91 in the world
Mechanical Engineering – 92 in the world
“These latest results underline the University of Adelaide’s strong reputation for quality research and reconfirm that we are a community of experts who strive to find solutions to some of society’s greatest challenges,” says Professor Peter Høj AC, Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Adelaide.

“High rankings in areas that are critical to society reflect our focus on research that is carried out with business and government partners in key areas like improving people’s health and wellbeing, helping to keep Australia safe in an uncertain world and finding more sustainable ways to use the world’s resources.”

The latest ShanghaiRanking results reflect the University of Adelaide’s position as one of the world’s top universities and its consistently high placings in all of the globally recognised rankings for the tertiary education sector.

Professor Laura Parry, Acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research), says: “We are very pleased by the latest rankings for the University, which represent opportunities for South Australia and our nation.”

“University of Adelaide research can help shape a better future for all of us as well as supporting key priorities for industry, government and the global community.”