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Queensland University of Technology ERA 2018 Research Outcomes

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

Queensland University of Technology ERA Research Outcomes (click links for rankings of all universities for each field)
Field of Research2018201520122010
01 Mathematical Sciences 4 4 4 5
0102 Applied Mathematics 4 3 4 5
0103 Numerical and Computational Mathematics 3 4 5 5
0104 Statistics 3 4 5 4

02 Physical Sciences 4 3 3 4
0204 Condensed Matter Physics NA NA NA 5
0205 Optical Physics NA 3 4 NA
0299 Other Physical Sciences NA 4 4 5

03 Chemical Sciences 4 3 4 4
0301 Analytical Chemistry 3 3 3 4
0302 Inorganic Chemistry 2 NA NA NA
0303 Macromolecular and Materials Chemistry 3 NA 5 5
0305 Organic Chemistry NA NA 4 5
0306 Physical Chemistry (Incl. Structural) 5 4 4 4
0307 Theoretical and Computational Chemistry NA NA NA 5

04 Earth Sciences 3 3 3 4
0401 Atmospheric Sciences NA NA NA 4
0403 Geology 3 3 5 5

05 Environmental Sciences 3 4 4 5
0501 Ecological Applications NA NA NA 5
0502 Environmental Science and Management NA 4 4 4
0503 Soil Sciences NA NA NA 4

06 Biological Sciences 3 3 3 4
0601 Biochemistry and Cell Biology 3 NA NA NA
0603 Evolutionary Biology NA NA 4 5
0604 Genetics NA NA NA 5
0605 Microbiology 3 3 3 4
0607 Plant Biology NA 3 NA NA

07 Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences 1 NA NA NA

08 Information and Computing Sciences 4 3 3 4
0801 Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing NA 3 3 3
0803 Computer Software NA 2 3 3
0804 Data Format NA 2 4 4
0806 Information Systems 5 4 5 5
0807 Library and Information Studies 4 3 3 4

09 Engineering 3 3 4 4
0903 Biomedical Engineering 3 3 4 4
0904 Chemical Engineering 3 NA NA NA
0905 Civil Engineering 2 2 3 3
0906 Electrical and Electronic Engineering 3 3 4 5
0907 Environmental Engineering 4 4 4 4
0912 Materials Engineering 3 5 5 5
0913 Mechanical Engineering 3 4 4 4

10 Technology NA 3 5 5
1001 Agricultural Biotechnology NA NA 5 5
1003 Industrial Biotechnology NA NA NA 5
1004 Medical Biotechnology NA 4 5 4
1007 Nanotechnology NA NA NA 5

11 Medical and Health Sciences 4 3 4 5
1103 Clinical Sciences 3 NA NA NA
1106 Human Movement and Sports Science 4 4 5 4
1110 Nursing 5 4 4 5
1111 Nutrition and Dietetics 3 4 4 4
1112 Oncology and Carcinogenesis 3 3 4 5
1113 Ophthalmology and Optometry 2 3 3 4
1115 Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences 1 NA NA NA
1117 Public Health and Health Services 3 3 4 4

12 Built Environment and Design 4 3 3 4
1201 Architecture 2 3 3 3
1202 Building 4 3 3 4
1203 Design Practice and Management 2 3 3 4
1205 Urban and Regional Planning 3 2 3 4

13 Education 4 4 4 4
1301 Education Systems 3 4 4 4
1302 Curriculum and Pedagogy 4 4 5 4
1303 Specialist Studies In Education 3 4 4 4

14 Economics 3 3 3 3
1402 Applied Economics 4 3 3 3

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

16 Studies In Human Society 1 2 3 3
1602 Criminology NA 2 3 3
1605 Policy and Administration 2 NA NA NA
1607 Social Work NA NA 3 3
1608 Sociology 2 2 NA NA

17 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences 2 3 2 3
1701 Psychology 2 3 3 3
1702 Cognitive Sciences NA NA NA 5

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

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

20 Language, Communication and Culture 5 5 4 4
2001 Communication and Media Studies 5 5 5 5
2002 Cultural Studies 4 4 4 4

21 History and Archaeology 2 NA NA NA


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