The top 3 Teacher Education universities in Australia for 2017 are
Uni Reviews ranked Australian universities by a formula using:
- education faculty size (student numbers)
- graduate and student satisfaction with teaching courses (% satisfied)
- indicative graduate salaries (based on pay, study and unemployment rates).
Teacher Education field definition
Teacher Education includes Early Childhood, and Primary and Secondary.
Detailed study areas: Teacher-Librarianship, Teacher Education (specialising in Vocational Education and Training, Higher Education and Special Education), English as a Second Language Teaching and Curriculum and Education Studies, Early Childhood Education, Primary and Secondary Teacher Education, Nursing Education Teacher Training.
Australian Catholic University
The teaching and education program at ACU is ranked 1st in Australia.
The program is Australia's biggest and gets solid course ratings and graduate outcomes.
Queensland University of Technology
The Faculty of Education at QUT is second in the subject rankings for Teacher Education in 2017.
The Faculty achieves a high course satisfaction rate among recent graduates. QUT's indicative salary for education graduates is also impressive, indicating a high employment rate.
University of New England
UNE scores highly for program size and course satisfaction.
Teacher Education Rankings
Updated: 9 September 2016
Universities with small sample sizes for satisfaction or salary components are omitted from overall ranking.
1. Education Faculty Size
Source: uCube Higher Education Statistics (Category: Education)
2. Student Course Satisfaction
Sources: Course Experience Questionnaire (2014-2015), University Experience Survey (2014-2015)
Universities are ranked by overall satisfaction among current students and recent graduates, with an adjustment for lower average satisfaction rates among current students.
3. Indicative Graduate Salaries
Source: Graduate Destinations Survey (2013-2015)
The indicative graduate salary accounts for low incomes of unemployed graduates.