MGSE world number three

Melbourne Graduate School of Education (MGSE) has been ranked number three in the world in the discipline of education in the QS World Rankings by Subject 2013, climbing seven places from last year’s position.

This ranking places MGSE among the world’s best, with Harvard Graduate School of Education coming in at number one, and the University of Cambridge at number two. MGSE has also achieved the highest rank of all disciplines, at all Australian universities.

Professor Field Rickards, Dean of the Melbourne Graduate School of Education, said he was delighted by the ranking, and looking forward to celebrating with colleagues.

“We are very pleased indeed to come in at number three in the world,” he said “I have the great honour to lead a team of highly talented and distinguished staff, and this is an endorsement of their outstanding work across research, teaching and engagement. I believe this also reflects on our innovative graduate programs, which are attracting very high quality candidates.”

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