Deakin’s School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences ranked #1 in the world

Deakin University's School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences has cemented its position as the world’s best, according to the ARWU Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments 2017, coming in at number one for the second year running.

The Shanghai Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments recognises academic excellence and industry-leading research by highlighting the performance of the top 300 universities with sport-related units across the world.

Acting Vice-Chancellor Professor Beverley Oliver said the ranking secured Deakin's reputation as a world leader in the discipline.

Head of School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences Professor David Crawford said the latest ranking and the School's global reputation was the result of more than a decade of commitment to excellence.

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