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La Trobe University ERA 2018 Research Outcomes

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

La Trobe University ERA Research Outcomes (click links for rankings of all universities for each field)
Field of Research2018201520122010
01 Mathematical Sciences 2 2 4 4
0101 Pure Mathematics 2 2 4 4
0102 Applied Mathematics 3 2 3 3
0104 Statistics NA NA 5 4

02 Physical Sciences 3 3 5 5
0201 Astronomical and Space Sciences NA 2 NA NA
0204 Condensed Matter Physics 5 4 5 5
0205 Optical Physics NA NA 5 5

03 Chemical Sciences 3 2 4 5
0301 Analytical Chemistry 3 5 5 5
0302 Inorganic Chemistry NA NA 4 4
0304 Medicinal and Biomolecular Chemistry NA NA 4 5
0305 Organic Chemistry NA NA NA 3
0306 Physical Chemistry (Incl. Structural) 3 2 NA 4

04 Earth Sciences 1 NA NA NA

05 Environmental Sciences 3 3 3 3
0501 Ecological Applications NA NA NA 4
0503 Soil Sciences 4 4 4 5

06 Biological Sciences 5 5 5 5
0601 Biochemistry and Cell Biology 5 5 5 5
0602 Ecology 3 3 5 5
0604 Genetics 3 3 4 5
0605 Microbiology 4 5 5 5
0606 Physiology 3 4 5 5
0607 Plant Biology 4 4 5 5
0608 Zoology 2 4 5 5

07 Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences 3 3 5 5
0702 Animal Production NA NA 5 5
0703 Crop and Pasture Production 3 3 5 5
0707 Veterinary Sciences NA 5 5 5

08 Information and Computing Sciences 1 3 3 3
0801 Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing NA 3 3 4
0806 Information Systems NA 3 3 4

09 Engineering 1 NA 1 4
0905 Civil Engineering NA NA NA 5

11 Medical and Health Sciences 2 3 3 4
1102 Cardiorespiratory Medicine and Haematology NA NA NA 5
1103 Clinical Sciences 2 2 2 3
1106 Human Movement and Sports Science 5 5 5 5
1109 Neurosciences 3 3 5 4
1110 Nursing 3 5 5 5
1111 Nutrition and Dietetics NA NA 5 5
1112 Oncology and Carcinogenesis NA NA NA 4
1114 Paediatrics and Reproductive Medicine 1 NA NA NA
1117 Public Health and Health Services 1 1 1 2
1199 Other Medical and Health Sciences NA 5 5 5

12 Built Environment and Design NA NA 2 NA
1205 Urban and Regional Planning NA NA 2 NA

13 Education 3 2 3 3
1301 Education Systems NA NA NA 2
1302 Curriculum and Pedagogy 2 2 2 2
1303 Specialist Studies In Education 3 3 3 3

14 Economics 2 3 3 3
1401 Economic Theory 2 NA NA NA
1402 Applied Economics 2 3 3 3
1403 Econometrics 2 NA NA NA
1499 Other Economics 2 NA NA NA

15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services 3 3 3 3
1501 Accounting, Auditing and Accountability 3 3 3 3
1502 Banking, Finance and Investment 2 3 4 5
1503 Business and Management 2 3 2 3
1504 Commercial Services 2 2 2 NA
1505 Marketing 2 2 2 NA
1506 Tourism 4 3 3 3
1507 Transportation and Freight Services NA 3 3 NA
1599 Other Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services NA 1 1 NA

16 Studies In Human Society 2 3 3 3
1601 Anthropology 2 3 3 3
1605 Policy and Administration 1 2 2 3
1606 Political Science 3 3 4 3
1607 Social Work 3 3 4 4
1608 Sociology 2 3 3 3

17 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences 2 2 3 5
1701 Psychology 2 2 4 5

18 Law and Legal Studies 3 3 3 4
1801 Law 3 3 3 4

19 Studies In Creative Arts and Writing 3 3 2 3
1902 Film, Television and Digital Media 3 2 NA NA
1903 Journalism and Professional Writing 2 3 2 3
1904 Performing Arts and Creative Writing 4 3 3 3
1905 Visual Arts and Crafts 2 2 NA NA

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

21 History and Archaeology 4 5 4 4
2101 Archaeology 4 5 5 4
2103 Historical Studies 4 5 4 4

22 Philosophy and Religious Studies 3 3 3 3
2203 Philosophy 4 4 3 3
2204 Religion and Religious Studies NA 2 NA NA


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