Each year, the School of Chemistry & Molecular Biosciences teaches around 8,000 individual students and produces nearly 300 graduates from programs it administers. It employs around 110 staff on continuing appointments and close to another 110 (mostly research) staff on fixed-term contracts.  Its budget exceeds $35M.

Students 2016 (at 31 August) Enrolments (Headcount) Equivalent Full-Time Student Load (EFTSL) % International (EFTSL)
Undergraduate (incl Honours and MD) 7,588 1,314 19
Postgraduate by coursework 255 133 81
Research higher degree 196 124 45
Totals 8,039 1,571 26

 

Graduates 2016
Graduates (Coursework) 254
University Medallists

5 (2015 graduates)

PhDs and MPhils awarded 32

 

EFTSL trends (full year) 31 August 2015 31 August 2016 % change
Undergraduate (incl Honours) 1,264 1,314 +4.0
Postgraduate by coursework 137 133 -2.9
Research higher degree 128 124 -3.1
International 407 431 +5.9
Total 1,529 1,571 +2.7

  

Staff 2015 (at November) (excludes casuals) Headcount

Full Time Equivalent (FTE)

Professor 24 18.8
Associate Professor 22

21.0

Adjunct Professor/Associate Professor 10 -
Senior Lecturer 11 10.0
Lecturer 4 4.0
Associate Lecturer 2 2.0
Research only (academic) 72 68.2
Research only (professional) 19 13.6
Honorary/Emeritus 36 -
Administrative 24 22.6
Technical 28 26.5
Total staff on payroll
216 186.7

 

Income and Research

              Year as indicated

University grant (incl tuiton fees)

$17.290m (2016)

Research income (grants, industry, CRCs)

$13.194m (2015)

Total income (all sources)

$33.733m (2015)

Refereed publications

304 (68.4 HERDC points; 98.3 ERA points) (2015)

Average research income  per FTE academic staff member (Level B and above)

$202,986 (2015)

RHD student staff ratio (EFTSL to FTE academic staff member Level B and above)

1.99 (2015)