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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

2018 official DET annual submission
2018 Students Enrolment (headcount) 2018 Enrolment 2018 % of Total
Total Students 26,605 -
Commencing 8,687 33%
Part-Time Attendance Status 5,951 22%
Female 14,039 53%
International 10,601 40%
Program Career Higher Degree Research 2,774 10%
Graduate Coursework 10,169 38%
Undergraduate 13,560 51%
Non-Award and Enabling 102 <1%
2018 Students Load (EFTSL) 2018 EFTSL 2018 % of Total
Total Student Load 20,006 -
Commencing 6,479 32%
Part-Time Attendance Status 1,730 9%
Female 10,573 53%
International 8,490 42%
Program Career Higher Degree Research 1,992 10%
Graduate Coursework 6,828 34%
Undergraduate 11,136 56%
Non-Award and Enabling 50 <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

2017 official HERDC annual submission
Category 2017 2017 % of Total
HERDC Research Income Australian Competitive Grants $91,267,177 30%
Other Public Sector Research Funding $171,208,992 56%
Industry and Other Funding for Research $41,794,677 13%
Cooperative Research Centre Funding $949,754 <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