James Cook University (JCU) aims to create a brighter future for life in the tropics world-wide through graduates and discoveries that make a difference.
Outstanding research is the basis of the university's performance in world rankings, placing it in the top 250 universities world-wide^.
In 2018, JCU research was rated world-class or above in 83% of research fields, up from 78% in 2015#. This included the highest possible rating of well above world standard in 8 research areas and world standard or above in another 30 research areas.
Explore the links below to discover our current research: