James Cook University JCU

James Cook University (JCU) is committed to top-quality teaching, learning and research that delivers practical benefits to communities, industries and the global environment. Our students and researchers are equipped with skills and knowledge to meet the demands of the workforce in the tropics and throughout the world.

2018 James Cook University Ratings and Rankings

These ratings for James Cook University were published in The Good Universities Guide 2018. Data is sourced from graduates four months post-graduation and other public sources.


Top 20% in AUS

Outside top 20% in AUS

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Rating Types University Ratings Field of Study Ratings
Social Equity 23.00%
Staff Qualification 85.00%
Student Demand
L: 30% M: 65% H: 5%
Student Retention Less than 1%
Student:Teacher Ratio 20:1
Learner Engagement 66.80%
Learning Resources 83.60%
Overall Experience 78.00%
Skills Development 81.90%
Student Support 75.30%
Teaching Quality 79.00%
Full-Time Employment 74.90%
Starting Salary $58,000
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