The ERA 2015 Flinders University Submission Summary is available on the ERA Previous Rounds page.

A copy of the Flinders ERA 2015 summary outcomes is available below:

Flinders ERA 2015 outcomes analysis (XLSX 30KB)

Please note a FAN and password is required to access the file.


Summary stats of the Flinders ERA2015 performance

 2-digit Summary

ERA 2015, 2 digit level - 90% a or above world standard compared to 62% i ERA 2012 – an excellent improvement at the two digit level given this level receives substantial external focus


4-digit Summary

ERA 2015, 4 digit level - 78% a or above world standard compared to 74% i ERA 2012



Ranking highlights

Ranked 5

  • Nanotechnology
  • Cardiovascular Medicine and Haematology
  • Human Movement and Sports Science
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Ophthalmology and Optometry


Ranked 4

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry (incl. Structural)
  • Plant Biology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Materials Engineering
  • Nursing
  • Oncology and Carcinogenesis
  • Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Criminology
  • Psychology
  • Performing Arts and Creative Writing
  • Historical Studies


Ranked 3

  • Atomic, Molecular, Nuclear, Particle and Plasma Physics
  • Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience
  • Environmental Science and Management
  • Biochemistry and Cell Biology
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Zoology
  • Fisheries Sciences
  • Information Systems
  • Clinical Sciences
  • Neurosciences
  • Paediatrics and Reproductive Medicine
  • Public Health and Health Services
  • Applied Economics
  • Human Geography
  • Policy and Administration
  • Sociology
  • Law
  • Film, Television and Digital Media
  • Literary Studies
  • Archaeology
  • Philosophy
  • Religion and Religious Studies


ARC Full ERA 2015 report

The full ERA2015 report can be downloaded at:



For any information regarding the ERA2015 process at Flinders University, please contact the Research Data and Systems team in the Research Services Office at: research data email