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University of Newcastle ERA 2018 Research Outcomes

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

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

02 Physical Sciences 3 2 3 5
0201 Astronomical and Space Sciences 2 NA NA 5
0204 Condensed Matter Physics 3 3 5 4
0299 Other Physical Sciences NA 3 4 5

03 Chemical Sciences 3 3 4 4
0303 Macromolecular and Materials Chemistry 3 5 5 5
0304 Medicinal and Biomolecular Chemistry NA NA 3 3
0306 Physical Chemistry (Incl. Structural) 4 4 5 5

04 Earth Sciences 3 5 4 4
0403 Geology 3 5 4 4
0406 Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience 4 5 5 5

05 Environmental Sciences NA NA 2 5
0502 Environmental Science and Management NA NA 2 5

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

08 Information and Computing Sciences 2 2 3 3
0801 Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing NA NA 3 3
0802 Computation Theory and Mathematics 3 3 4 2
0803 Computer Software NA NA 2 3

09 Engineering 4 5 4 4
0904 Chemical Engineering 3 NA NA NA
0905 Civil Engineering 5 5 5 5
0906 Electrical and Electronic Engineering 5 5 5 5
0908 Food Sciences NA 2 NA NA
0912 Materials Engineering 2 NA NA NA
0913 Mechanical Engineering 3 5 4 5
0914 Resources Engineering and Extractive Metallurgy NA 5 5 5
0915 Interdisciplinary Engineering NA 3 3 1

11 Medical and Health Sciences 4 4 4 4
1102 Cardiorespiratory Medicine and Haematology 5 5 5 5
1103 Clinical Sciences 3 3 3 3
1106 Human Movement and Sports Science 3 5 5 5
1107 Immunology 5 5 5 5
1108 Medical Microbiology 1 NA NA NA
1109 Neurosciences 3 5 5 5
1110 Nursing 3 4 5 5
1111 Nutrition and Dietetics 2 5 5 5
1112 Oncology and Carcinogenesis 5 5 5 5
1114 Paediatrics and Reproductive Medicine 3 4 5 5
1115 Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences 4 4 5 5
1116 Medical Physiology 3 4 4 5
1117 Public Health and Health Services 3 3 5 3
1199 Other Medical and Health Sciences NA NA 3 4

12 Built Environment and Design 3 3 3 3
1201 Architecture 3 3 3 3
1202 Building 2 3 3 2

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

14 Economics 1 1 2 2
1402 Applied Economics 2 NA 2 2

15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services 2 2 3 3
1501 Accounting, Auditing and Accountability 3 3 NA NA
1503 Business and Management 2 2 4 3
1505 Marketing 2 NA 4 4
1506 Tourism 2 NA NA NA

16 Studies In Human Society 2 3 3 3
1604 Human Geography 3 3 3 4
1605 Policy and Administration NA 2 3 3
1606 Political Science 1 NA 2 2
1607 Social Work 4 5 4 3
1608 Sociology 3 3 4 3

17 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences 3 5 4 5
1701 Psychology 2 5 NR 5
1702 Cognitive Sciences 4 4 5 5

18 Law and Legal Studies 2 NA 3 3
1801 Law 2 NA 3 3

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

20 Language, Communication and Culture 2 3 3 3
2002 Cultural Studies 2 NA NA NA
2004 Linguistics 3 2 3 3
2005 Literary Studies 3 3 4 3

21 History and Archaeology 3 3 4 4
2103 Historical Studies 3 3 4 4

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


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