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Below are latest high-level ANU statistics for student, staff, research and finance. Please note that any discrepancy in totals is due to rounding.

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ANU Student Data Summary

2017 official DET annual submission
2017 Students Enrolment (headcount) 2017 Enrolment 2017 % of Total
Total Students 25,532 -
Commencing 8,916 35%
Part-Time Attendance Status 6,596 26%
Female 13,413 53%
International 9,076 36%
Program Career Higher Degree Research 2,815 11%
Graduate Coursework 9,719 38%
Undergraduate 12,827 50%
Non-Award and Enabling 171 <1%
2017 Students Load (EFTSL) 2017 EFTSL 2017 % of Total
Total Student Load 18,616 -
Commencing 6,449 35%
Part-Time Attendance Status 1,877 10%
Female 9,777 53%
International 7,200 39%
Program Career Higher Degree Research 2,010 11%
Graduate Coursework 6,171 33%
Undergraduate 10,377 56%
Non-Award and Enabling 58 <1%

ANU Staff Data Summary

2018 official DET annual submission
2018 Full time and Fractional Staff (excludes casual staff) 2018 Headcount 2018 % of Total
Total Staff Academic 1,726 42%
Non-Academic 2,368 58%
Academic Staff Work Function Research Only 484 28%
Teaching and Research 1,211 70%
Teaching Only 11 1%
Other 20 1%
Female 2,093 51%
Academic Staff Postgraduate Qualifications 1,661 96%
2018 Full time and Fractional Staff (excludes casual staff) 2018 FTE 2018 % of Total
Total Staff Academic 1,603 42%
Non-Academic 2,220 58%
Academic Staff Work Function Research Only 447 28%
Teaching and Research 1,131 71%
Teaching Only 7 <1%
Other 18 1%
Female 1,915 50%
Academic Staff Postgraduate Qualifications 1,553 97%

ANU Research Data Summary

2016 official HERDC annual submission
Category 2016 2016 % of Total
HERDC Research Income Australian Competitive Grants $84,682,369 29%
Other Public Sector Research Funding $160,448,440 56%
Industry and Other Funding for Research $42,652,954 15%
Cooperative Research Centre Funding $938,712 <1%

ANU Financial Statements Summary

2017 Annual Report Financial Statements
2017 Income $'000 2017 Expenditure $'000
Federal government assistance 677,343 Employee expenses: academic 294,693
State government assistance 3,477 Employee expenses: non-academic 279,639
Fees and charges 303,286 Site maintenance and servicing 58,236
Investment revenue 74,451 Consumables, research and training materials 139,842
Consultancy and contracts 69,404 Employee-related expenses 42,222
Other revenue 53,144 Travel, conferences and fieldwork 33,537
Gains on disposal of assets 14,030 Project contributions 28,580
    Scholarships 55,376
    Other service expenses 27,349
    Other expenses 97,394
Total income 1,195,135 Total expenditure 1,056,868