JCU RANKS WELL
James Cook University has strengthened its standing as a world-class research university, and now ranks among the globes top 300 universities. The 2016 ranking represents a jump, with this year being the first time JCU has fallen into the 201-300 group of universities according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities. Previously, it was among the 301400 group. Within Australia JCU now ranks within the top 14, and is one of only 23 Australian universities within the top 500 globally.