1Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). 22018 The Good Universities Guide. 3QILT Employer Satisfaction Survey National Report. 4Times Higher Education (THE) Best young universities in the world 2019. 5Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) 2018. CWUR 2017 Rankings: Ranked Number 2 in the world for biodiversity conservation. Ranked Number 1 in the world for marine and freshwater biology. 62017 JCU Economic Impact and Human Capital Report.