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University of Wollongong ERA 2018 Research Outcomes

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

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

02 Physical Sciences 3 3 3 5
0202 Atomic, Molecular, Nuclear, Particle and Plasma Physics NA NA NA 1
0204 Condensed Matter Physics 4 3 NR 5
0205 Optical Physics NA NA NA 3
0299 Other Physical Sciences 4 4 5 5

03 Chemical Sciences 4 5 5 5
0301 Analytical Chemistry 4 5 5 5
0302 Inorganic Chemistry NA NA 5 5
0303 Macromolecular and Materials Chemistry 5 5 5 5
0304 Medicinal and Biomolecular Chemistry 3 4 5 5
0305 Organic Chemistry 3 3 5 5
0306 Physical Chemistry (Incl. Structural) 4 5 5 5

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

05 Environmental Sciences 2 NA 3 4
0501 Ecological Applications 3 NA NA NA
0502 Environmental Science and Management NA NA 5 5

06 Biological Sciences 3 3 3 4
0601 Biochemistry and Cell Biology 2 4 NR 5
0602 Ecology 2 4 3 5
0607 Plant Biology NA NA NA 5
0608 Zoology 4 4 NA NA

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

09 Engineering 4 4 4 4
0904 Chemical Engineering NA NA NA 2
0905 Civil Engineering 4 4 5 4
0906 Electrical and Electronic Engineering 3 4 5 4
0907 Environmental Engineering NA NA NA 5
0910 Manufacturing Engineering 4 4 5 3
0912 Materials Engineering 4 5 5 5
0913 Mechanical Engineering 4 3 4 4
0914 Resources Engineering and Extractive Metallurgy 3 3 4 4
0915 Interdisciplinary Engineering 5 5 NR 4
0999 Other Engineering NA NA NR NA

10 Technology 1 NA NA NA

11 Medical and Health Sciences 3 2 NR 4
1103 Clinical Sciences 3 5 NR 4
1106 Human Movement and Sports Science 3 3 5 4
1109 Neurosciences 1 2 5 5
1110 Nursing NA NA 5 5
1111 Nutrition and Dietetics 3 NA NR 4
1115 Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences NA NA NA 5
1117 Public Health and Health Services 1 4 NR 3
1199 Other Medical and Health Sciences NA NA 2 NA

13 Education 1 3 3 3
1301 Education Systems 1 NA NA NA
1302 Curriculum and Pedagogy 2 3 4 3
1303 Specialist Studies In Education 2 3 3 4

14 Economics 1 2 3 3
1402 Applied Economics 1 3 NR 3

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

16 Studies In Human Society 2 3 4 3
1604 Human Geography 3 4 4 4
1605 Policy and Administration 1 NA NA NA
1606 Political Science 1 2 NA 2
1608 Sociology 2 NA 3 4
1699 Other Studies In Human Society 4 3 NA NA

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

18 Law and Legal Studies 3 4 4 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 NA NA NA
1903 Journalism and Professional Writing 2 NA NA NA
1904 Performing Arts and Creative Writing 3 4 3 3
1905 Visual Arts and Crafts 4 3 3 4

20 Language, Communication and Culture 3 3 4 4
2001 Communication and Media Studies NA NA 3 3
2002 Cultural Studies 3 3 4 3
2003 Language Studies 2 NA NA NA
2005 Literary Studies 3 3 4 4

21 History and Archaeology 4 4 4 4
2101 Archaeology 4 4 5 5
2103 Historical Studies 3 3 4 4

22 Philosophy and Religious Studies 4 3 3 3
2203 Philosophy 4 3 4 4


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