University statistics

Five-Year Key Statistics

Following are the available key statistical figures from The University of Melbourne in the last five years.

ENTER Scores 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Median ENTER 93.9 94.1 94.1 93.1 93.9
Student Enrolments (EFTSL) 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Total Load (EFTSL) 35,474 35,927 36,626 36,843 38,243
Research Higher degree 3,167 3,186 3,222 3,110 3,201
Postgraduate Coursework 6,742 7,404 8,289 9,735 12,517
Undergraduate 25,565 25,320 25,115 23,998 22,524
% Female enrolment 55.3% 54.3% 55.2% 55.0% 55.0%
International Load (EFTSL) 9,895 10,133 10,144 10,159 10,634
% International 27.9% 28.2% 27.7% 27.6% 27.8%
Government Funded (including RTS) 22,342 22,887 23,092 23,847 23.804
Award Completions 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Research Higher Degree (excl Higher Doct) 720 775 715 776 746
PG Coursework 4,512 4,993 4,421 6,155 7,433
Undergraduate 8,038 8,231 8,217 8,566 8,436
Total 13,270 13,999 13,353 15,497 16,615
Staff (FTE) (March, including casuals) 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Academic 3,326 3,547 3,595 3,417 3,823
Professionals 3,964 3,821 3,721 4,210 4,309
Total 7,289 7,368 7,316 7,627 8,133
Student:Staff Ratio (August) 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
T&R Faculty Staff 17.9 17.8 18.3 18.7 18.0
All Academic Faculty Staff 10.8 10.9 10.9 11.0 10.8
Research 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Research Expenditure ($million) 708.8 738.0 (est) 767.5 (est) 844.0 (est) 897.9 (est)
Research Income ($million) 382.5(1) 337.0(1) 357.0(1) 376.5(1) 376
Research Publications 4,317(1) 4,456(1) 4,271(3) 4,533(3) 4,500(est)
Research Load (EFTSL) 3,168(1) 3,173(2) 3,216(2) 3,110(2) 3,201
Research Completions (eligible)* 720(1) 775(1) 727(2) 777(2) 746
Financial Data ($million) 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Consolidated Income 1,530.6 1,570.2 1,700.5 1,800.4 1,930.9
Consolidated Expenditure** 1,776.3 1,552.9 1,642.8 1,711.5 1,826.3
Net Result before Income Tax -245.7 17.3 57.7 88.9 104.6
Net Result after Income Tax -245.7 17.3 57.6 88.9 157.7
Sources of Income(%) 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Australian Government Recurrent Financial Assistance*** 22.4 23.1 22.2 22.4 22.5
Other Australian Government Financial Assistance**** 24 19.6 21.1 22.6 23
HECS-HELP (Govt and Student Payments) 7.6 7.9 7.7 7.5 7.5
State Government Financial Assistance 3.3 2.7 3.4 2.5 4.2
Fees and Charges and Other Income 32.8 32.1 32.7 33.2 34.1
Investment Income 5.5 9.6 6.4 7.3 5.3
Grants, Donations and Bequests 4.4 5 6.5 4.5 3.4
Total 100 100 100 100 100

Notes: numbers in brackets are Melbourne's national rank, based on the proportion of the national total for each category.

* Eligible completions means those included in RTS formula, excludes Higher Doctorate by publication.

** Includes impairment expense on Available-for-Sale Financial Assets

*** Australian Government Recurrent Financial Assistance includes Commonwealth Grants Scheme, Institutional Grants Scheme, Research Training Scheme, Infrastructure Block Grants and Sustainable Research Excellence in Universities.

**** Includes FEE-HELP