University of New South Wales
#233 Overall Influence

University of New South Wales

Public research university Kensington, Sydney, Australia

The University of New South Wales is an Australian public research university located in the Sydney suburb of Kensington. Established in 1949, it is ranked fourth in Australia, 44th in the world according to the 2021 QS World University Rankings.

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What is University of New South Wales known for?

#92 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#123 World Rank
Computer Science
#126 World Rank
Engineering
#134 World Rank
Communications
#135 World Rank
Business
#147 World Rank
Education
#178 World Rank
Medical
#182 World Rank
Social Work
#187 World Rank
Law
#189 World Rank
Economics
#218 World Rank
Nursing
#220 World Rank
Mathematics
#235 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#238 World Rank
Physics
#252 World Rank
Biology
#261 World Rank
Chemistry
#292 World Rank
History
#326 World Rank
Political Science
#351 World Rank
Philosophy
#452 World Rank
Sociology
#473 World Rank
Psychology
#732 World Rank
Literature

Influential People

Who are University of New South Wales's Most influential alumni?

University of New South Wales's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Computer Science, and Engineering. University of New South Wales’s most academically influential people include Raj Reddy, Ian Plimer, and Simon Poidevin.

Raj Reddy
Raj Reddy

Indian-American computer scientist

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Ian Plimer

Australian geologist

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Simon Poidevin
Simon Poidevin

Australian rugby union footballer

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Tim Flannery
Tim Flannery

Australian scientist and global warming activist

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Glyn Davis

Australian academic

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Anita Heiss
Anita Heiss

Indigenous Australian author

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Saul Griffith
Saul Griffith

American businessman

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Clive Finkelstein

Australian computer scientist

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David Kilcullen
David Kilcullen

Australian author, strategist and counterinsurgency expert

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Ian Lowe
Ian Lowe

Australian academic

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Ross Fitzgerald

Writer and broadcaster

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Duncan J. Watts
Duncan J. Watts

Australian physicist and sociologist

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