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RMIT University ERA 2018 Research Outcomes

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

RMIT University ERA Research Outcomes (click links for rankings of all universities for each field)
Field of Research2018201520122010
01 Mathematical Sciences 2 3 3 4
0102 Applied Mathematics 3 4 5 4
0103 Numerical and Computational Mathematics NA NA NA 4
0104 Statistics NA NA NA 3

02 Physical Sciences 3 3 4 5
0203 Classical Physics NA NA NA NR
0204 Condensed Matter Physics 3 4 5 NR
0205 Optical Physics NA NA NA NR

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

04 Earth Sciences NA NA NA 2

05 Environmental Sciences NA 3 4 4
0502 Environmental Science and Management NA 3 5 5

06 Biological Sciences 2 3 2 3
0601 Biochemistry and Cell Biology 2 NA NA 3
0605 Microbiology NA NA NA 5
0699 Other Biological Sciences NA 3 NR NA

08 Information and Computing Sciences 3 3 3 3
0801 Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing NA 4 4 4
0804 Data Format NA NA NA 4
0805 Distributed Computing NA NA NA 4
0806 Information Systems NA 4 4 3
0807 Library and Information Studies NA 2 2 NA

09 Engineering 3 4 4 4
0901 Aerospace Engineering NA 4 5 5
0903 Biomedical Engineering NA NA NA 3
0904 Chemical Engineering 2 3 NA 3
0905 Civil Engineering 3 3 4 4
0906 Electrical and Electronic Engineering 3 4 5 5
0907 Environmental Engineering NA NA NA 5
0908 Food Sciences 3 3 3 3
0910 Manufacturing Engineering NA NA NA 5
0912 Materials Engineering 3 4 5 5
0913 Mechanical Engineering 4 4 5 4
0914 Resources Engineering and Extractive Metallurgy NA NA NA 2

10 Technology NA NA NA 2
1007 Nanotechnology NA NA NA 2

11 Medical and Health Sciences 4 4 3 4
1103 Clinical Sciences 3 5 5 5
1104 Complementary and Alternative Medicine NA NA 3 5
1106 Human Movement and Sports Science 5 5 NA NA
1115 Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences 4 4 5 5
1116 Medical Physiology NA 4 5 5
1117 Public Health and Health Services NA 3 NA 3

12 Built Environment and Design 4 4 4 4
1201 Architecture 4 5 5 4
1202 Building 3 4 4 4
1203 Design Practice and Management 3 4 4 3
1205 Urban and Regional Planning 4 4 4 4

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

14 Economics 2 2 2 3
1402 Applied Economics 2 2 3 3

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

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

17 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences 1 NA NA 3
1701 Psychology 1 NA NA 4

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

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

20 Language, Communication and Culture 3 4 4 4
2001 Communication and Media Studies 4 3 5 5
2002 Cultural Studies 2 4 4 4


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