Six Victorian universities have ranked in the QS University Rankings Top 500 for 2018, and two in the Top 100. The results cement Victoria’s reputation as the Education State. The University of Melbourne ranks 41st worldwide as a university, and 11th in terms of employability. Monash university ranks 60th worldwide, and 2nd for pharmacy and pharmacology. Four other universities ranked among the world’s Top 500 – RMIT University, Deakin University, La Trobe University and Swinburne University of Technology. RMIT is ranked 17th for Art and Design, and Deakin is 24th for Nursing. See the QS rankings here.