Record 13 years of top ratings in Good Universities Guide

01 October 2019

Notre Dame consolidates lead in 5-star university ratings

Record 13 years of top ratings for Overall Experience, Teaching Quality and Skills Development

The University of Notre Dame Australia has strengthened its position among the top-rated universities across Australia in results released today in The Good Universities Guide 2020.

Notre Dame, which has campuses in Sydney, Fremantle and Broome, has retained its position as the number one university in Australia for Overall Experience.

Notre Dame has demonstrated its leadership in higher education with five-star ratings in eight of 14 institutional level rating categories:

  • Overall Experience
  • Learner Engagement
  • Student Support
  • Teaching Quality
  • Skills Development
  • Full-Time Employment
  • Median Graduate Salary
  • Student Retention

The University retained all of its five-star ratings from 2019 while picking up an additional five-star rating for Student Retention.

Notre Dame has achieved five-star ratings for 13 years in a row in three categories: –Overall Experience; Teaching Quality; and Skills Development.

The Good Universities Guide includes ratings on the performance of Australian universities using a broad range of indicators, including the Federal Government’s Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT), which measure students’ and graduates’ educational experiences and outcomes.

To achieve a five-star rating in any category results must fall in the top 20 per cent across all Australian universities.

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