List of Australian universities by size (student numbers)

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The list shows that, by size (student numbers), Monash is Australia's largest university, with close to 70,000 students. 1.366 million people studied for degrees with Australian universities in 2015. Of these, 349,000 were international students. 85% of students attended classes on campus (15% were doing online courses).

Student Numbers by Subject (Bachelor Degrees)

The following lists show student numbers (with graduate outcomes) by popular subject.

  • The stats are for bachelor-degree students and graduates.
  • Enrollment stats (indicating program size) are from uCube (2015 data).
  • Graduate job and course outcomes are from the Graduate Destinations Survey (2013-2015 results).

Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Arts degree numbers

Students = number of undergraduate (bachelor degree) students enrolled in Society and Culture courses.

Employed, Studying and Neither percentages = job status of Humanities and Social Sciences bachelor students within 6 months of graduating (sourced from Graduate Destinations Survey).

Bachelor of Arts

The BA today is made up of subjects with origins in the humanities; history, literature, languages and philosophy and the disciplines developed during the 19th century... social sciences; cultural studies, sociology and politics.

Business, Commerce and Management

Business degree numbers

Students = number of undergraduate (bachelor degree) students enrolled in Management and Commerce courses.

Employed, Studying and Neither percentages = job status of Business and Management bachelor students within 6 months of graduating (sourced from Graduate Destinations Survey).

Business studies

Graduates of the Bachelor of Business will have the knowledge and ability to work as specialist business professionals... The degree offers diverse core units in first year before specialising, so that students have the flexibility to determine what business career they wish to pursue.

Engineering

Engineering degree numbers

Students = number of undergraduate (bachelor degree) students enrolled in Engineering and Related Technologies courses.

Employed, Studying and Neither percentages = job status of Engineering bachelor students within 6 months of graduating (sourced from Graduate Destinations Survey).

Engineering training

As new industries and technologies emerge, engineers are expected to be more versatile – able to work internationally and across traditional engineering disciplines. Our multidisciplinary approach prepares you to design sustainable and creative solutions.

Science

Science degree numbers

Students = number of undergraduate (bachelor degree) students enrolled in Natural and Physical Sciences courses.

Employed, Studying and Neither percentages = job status of Science bachelor students within 6 months of graduating (sourced from Graduate Destinations Survey).

Bachelor of Science

Because science is broad, you’ll have the opportunity to major in one, or even two, areas that particularly interest you. You’ll also be able to study non-science units that feed your curiosity.

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