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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

2016 official DET annual submission
2016 Students Enrolment (headcount) 2016 Enrolment 2016 % of Total
Total Students 23,761 -
Commencing 8,454 36%
Part-Time Attendance Status 6,853 29%
Female 12,421 52%
International 7,425 31%
Program Career Higher Degree Research 2,858 12%
Graduate Coursework 9,073 38%
Undergraduate 11,633 49%
Non-Award and Enabling 197 1%
2016 Students Load (EFTSL) 2016 EFTSL 2016 % of Total
Total Student Load 16,908 -
Commencing 5,920 35%
Part-Time Attendance Status 1,889 11%
Female 8,762 52%
International 5,836 35%
Program Career Higher Degree Research 2,066 12%
Graduate Coursework 5,385 32%
Undergraduate 9,389 56%
Non-Award and Enabling 69 <1%

ANU Staff Data Summary

2017 official DET annual submission
2017 Continuing and Contract Staff (excludes casual staff) 2017 Headcount 2017 % of Total
Total Staff Academic 1,710 42%
Non-Academic 2,395 58%
Academic Staff Work Function Research Only 523 31%
Teaching and Research 1,118 65%
Teaching Only 8 <1%
Other 61 4%
Female 2,099 51%
Academic Staff Postgraduate Qualifications 1,616 95%
2017 Continuing and Contract Staff (excludes casual staff) 2017 FTE 2017 % of Total
Total Staff Academic 1,593 42%
Non-Academic 2,227 58%
Academic Staff Work Function Research Only 490 31%
Teaching and Research 1,042 65%
Teaching Only 5 <1%
Other 56 4%
Female 1,903 50%
Academic Staff Postgraduate Qualifications 1,520 95%

ANU Research Data Summary

2015 official HERDC annual submission
Category 2015 2015 % of Total
HERDC Research Income Australian Competitive Grants $88,559,888 32%
Other Public Sector Research Funding $147,327,136 54%
Industry and Other Funding for Research $37,292,752 14%
Cooperative Research Centre Funding $1,425,911 1%

ANU Financial Statements Summary

2016 Annual Report Financial Statements
2016 Income $'000 2016 Expenditure $'000
Federal government assistance 632,915 Employee expenses: academic 284,066
State government assistance 3,367 Employee expenses: non-academic 266,511
Fees and charges 267,440 Site maintenance and servicing 55,336
Investment revenue 84,690 Consumables, research and training materials 133,104
Consultancy and contracts 69,983 Employee-related expenses 44,885
Other revenue 37,066 Travel, conferences and fieldwork 33,556
Gains on disposal of assets 54,760 Project contributions 26,296
    Scholarships 55,584
    Other service expenses 20,597
    Other expenses 194,670
Total income 1,150,221 Total expenditure 1,114,605