THE Impact Rankings 2021

The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings are the only global performance tables that assess universities against the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). THE use carefully calibrated indicators to provide comprehensive and balanced comparisons across three broad areas: research, outreach and stewardship.

Impact Rankings 2021

Universities ranked against the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

#1 in Australia for economic growth

THE ranks La Trobe first in Australia for our efforts to promote economic growth and full, productive and decent work for all.

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#1 in Australia for gender equality

THE ranks La Trobe first in Australia for gender equality.

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#1 globally for Life on Land

THE ranks La Trobe first in the world for our efforts to protect and restore life on land.

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Top 4 globally

La Trobe ranks in the top 4 universities worldwide for our work to advance the UN's Sustainable Development Goals.

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Top 5 globally

THE ranks La Trobe fifth in the world for health and wellbeing.

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Top 25

La Trobe ranks in the top 25 universities worldwide for contributions to water access and sanitation for all.

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Top 50

La Trobe ranks in the top 50 universities worldwide for contributions to affordable and clean energy.

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Top 50

La Trobe ranks in the top 50 universities worldwide for our efforts to strengthen global partnerships for sustainable development.

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Top 50

La Trobe ranks in the top 50 universities worldwide for our efforts to make cities and communities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.

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Top 50

La Trobe ranks in the top 50 universities worldwide for our efforts towards efficient resource use and minimising waste.

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Top 75

La Trobe ranks in the top 75 universities worldwide for our work with the world’s oceans, marine life and coastal biodiversity.

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Top 75

La Trobe ranks in the top 75 universities worldwide for our work supporting and promoting peace and justice.

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Top 100

La Trobe ranks in the top 100 universities worldwide for contributions to climate action.

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Top 100

La Trobe ranks in the top 100 universities worldwide for quality education.

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Top 200

La Trobe ranks in the top 200 universities worldwide for contributions to reducing inequality.

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