Australian University Rankings Guide

Australian National University ERA 2018 Research Outcomes

This table shows the ERA 2018 research outcome for Australian National University. It is also possible to see how ANU has performed over previous research ranking surveys. although the criteria has changed somewhat over time.

Australian National University ERA Research Outcomes (click links for rankings of all universities for each field)
Field of Research2018201520122010
01 Mathematical Sciences 4 5 5 5
0101 Pure Mathematics 5 5 5 5
0102 Applied Mathematics 4 4 4 5
0104 Statistics 3 NA NA 5
0105 Mathematical Physics 5 4 3 4

02 Physical Sciences 5 5 5 5
0201 Astronomical and Space Sciences 5 5 5 5
0202 Atomic, Molecular, Nuclear, Particle and Plasma Physics 3 4 4 4
0203 Classical Physics 5 5 5 5
0204 Condensed Matter Physics 4 3 5 4
0205 Optical Physics 5 4 5 5
0206 Quantum Physics 5 4 5 5
0299 Other Physical Sciences 4 NA NA NA

03 Chemical Sciences 4 3 4 5
0302 Inorganic Chemistry 3 NA 3 4
0303 Macromolecular and Materials Chemistry NA NA 4 5
0304 Medicinal and Biomolecular Chemistry NA NA 4 5
0305 Organic Chemistry 3 5 3 3
0306 Physical Chemistry (Incl. Structural) 5 3 4 5
0307 Theoretical and Computational Chemistry 5 4 4 4
0399 Other Chemical Sciences NA 4 NA NA

04 Earth Sciences 5 5 4 5
0401 Atmospheric Sciences NA NA 5 5
0402 Geochemistry 5 5 5 5
0403 Geology 5 5 4 5
0404 Geophysics 3 4 4 5
0405 Oceanography 5 4 5 4
0406 Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience 5 5 4 5

05 Environmental Sciences 4 5 5 5
0501 Ecological Applications 5 5 5 5
0502 Environmental Science and Management 4 5 5 5

06 Biological Sciences 5 5 5 5
0601 Biochemistry and Cell Biology 3 4 4 5
0602 Ecology 5 5 5 5
0603 Evolutionary Biology 5 5 5 5
0604 Genetics 5 4 5 5
0605 Microbiology 4 4 5 5
0607 Plant Biology 5 5 5 5
0608 Zoology 5 5 5 5

07 Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences 3 4 4 5
0703 Crop and Pasture Production NA 4 5 5
0705 Forestry Sciences 4 4 5 5

08 Information and Computing Sciences 5 5 5 5
0801 Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing 5 5 5 5
0802 Computation Theory and Mathematics 3 4 4 5
0803 Computer Software NA 4 4 5
0805 Distributed Computing NA 3 4 4
0806 Information Systems NA 3 NA NA

09 Engineering 4 4 4 5
0906 Electrical and Electronic Engineering 5 5 5 5
0912 Materials Engineering 4 4 5 5

10 Technology NA NA NA 5
1007 Nanotechnology NA NA NA 5

11 Medical and Health Sciences 5 4 5 4
1102 Cardiorespiratory Medicine and Haematology NA NA NA 4
1103 Clinical Sciences 4 5 5 5
1107 Immunology 5 5 5 5
1109 Neurosciences 4 4 5 4
1112 Oncology and Carcinogenesis 5 NA NA 4
1113 Ophthalmology and Optometry NA NA 5 5
1116 Medical Physiology 5 NA NA NA
1117 Public Health and Health Services 5 5 5 4

13 Education 3 NA NA 3
1303 Specialist Studies In Education NA NA NA 3

14 Economics 4 5 4 4
1401 Economic Theory 4 4 5 5
1402 Applied Economics 4 4 3 4
1403 Econometrics 4 5 4 4
1499 Other Economics 4 NA NA NA

15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services 4 4 4 4
1501 Accounting, Auditing and Accountability 4 4 4 4
1502 Banking, Finance and Investment 5 3 4 4
1503 Business and Management 3 3 5 5
1505 Marketing 2 4 NA NA

16 Studies In Human Society 5 5 5 5
1601 Anthropology 4 5 4 5
1602 Criminology 4 5 5 5
1603 Demography 3 4 4 5
1605 Policy and Administration 3 3 5 5
1606 Political Science 5 5 5 5
1608 Sociology 4 4 4 4

17 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences 4 3 4 4
1701 Psychology 4 4 5 4

18 Law and Legal Studies 5 5 5 5
1801 Law 5 5 5 5

19 Studies In Creative Arts and Writing 3 3 3 3
1901 Art Theory and Criticism NA NA NA 4
1904 Performing Arts and Creative Writing 3 NA 3 NA
1905 Visual Arts and Crafts 3 4 3 3

20 Language, Communication and Culture 5 5 5 5
2002 Cultural Studies 4 NA NA NA
2003 Language Studies 4 4 4 4
2004 Linguistics 5 5 5 5
2005 Literary Studies 3 4 4 4

21 History and Archaeology 5 5 5 5
2101 Archaeology 5 5 5 5
2102 Curatorial and Related Studies NA NA 4 4
2103 Historical Studies 5 5 5 5

22 Philosophy and Religious Studies 5 5 5 5
2203 Philosophy 5 5 5 5


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