Rankings and accreditation

World-class ranking

QS Global MBA Rankings 2019

We are ranked:

  • No. 3 in Oceania
  • No. 87 in the world

More information about the QS Global MBA Rankings

Monash University is ranked

  • 73rd globally and third in Australia in Shanghai Ranking's Academic Ranking of World Universities 2019.
  • 21st in the World's Most International Universities in 2017 as released by Times Higher Education.
  • 55th globally according to the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2021.
  • Ranked sixth in the world in the Times Higher Education Golden Age university ranking 2020.

Graduate employability

Leaders from the world's most successful companies consistently rate Monash as a preferred university from which to hire graduates according to Global Employability Rankings, 2011–2015, New York Times.

Group of Eight

Monash University is a member of the Group of Eight, an alliance of leading Australian universities recognised for their excellence in teaching and research.


Monash Business School is proud of its "triple crown" accreditation by the three leading accrediting bodies globally: AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA.

AACSB accreditation EQUIS accreditation AMBA accreditation
The American Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) accreditation is known worldwide as the longest-standing, most recognised form of specialised/professional accreditation an institution and its business programs can earn. EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System) is the quality assurance arm of the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD). It aims to raise the standard of management education worldwide by assessing institutions' research, teaching, executive education and community outreach. AMBA (Association of MBAs) accredits MBA, DBA and Masters degrees in management in the top 1% of business schools in over 70 countries.