Statistics

The statistics below relate to 2013

Students

Number of students by location

Campus

TOTAL

Townsville

12,603 (56.4%)

Cairns

4,115 (18.4%)

Singapore

3,594 (16.1%)

Brisbane

1,586 (7.1%)

Beijing

368 (1.6%)

Mackay

63 (0.3%)

Thursday Island

11 (0.0%)

Mount Isa

30 (0.1%)

Total (%)

22,370

Total students

Domestic

14,941 (66.8%)

International

7,429 (33.2%)

Origin of international students (excl. Brisbane, Beijing)

Singapore

19.6%

Vietnam

5.0%

France

1.8%

China

16.8%

Canada

2.9%

Norway

1.6%

India

11.3%

Germany

2.6%

Myanmar

2.0%

USA

9.0%

Malaysia

2.9%

Thailand

1.4%

Indonesia

7.5%

PNG

2.1%

Others

13.5%

Origin of domestic students*

Northern Stat. Divn

43.5%

Fitzroy

1.6%

Far North Stat. Divn

28.9%

Other QLD Locations

4.3%

Mackay Stat. Divn

4.3%

Central West

1.8%

Brisbane Stat. Divn

3.8%

Rest of Australia

11.8%

Commencing domestic students first in family to university

Townsville

Cairns

Mackay

Mount Isa

Thursday Island

58.4%

62.2%

67.7%

85.7%

50.0%

Graduate destination survey – students staying in region:

Far North

Northern

North West

Mackay

TOTAL

25.2%

44.8%

2.5%

5.6%

78.1%

All students by gender

Male

39.9%

Female

60.1%

Key equity group participation

Statistics for students studying in Townsville, Cairns, Mackay, Mount Isa and Thursday Island campuses and study centres

Indigenous

4.3%

Low Social Economic Status

23.4%

Regional/Remote

23.2%

Student load

Equivalent Full Time Student Load (EFTSL) by location

Domestic

International

TOTAL

Townsville

7,867 (88.0%)

1,075 (12.0%)

8,942 (54.1%)

Singapore

1 (0.0%)

3,274 (100.0%)

3,275 (19.8%)

Cairns

2,549 (89.2%)

310 (10.8%)

2,859 (17.3%)

Brisbane

38 (3.4%)

1,087 (96.6%)

1,125 (6.8%)

Beijing

0 (0.0%)

257 (100.0%)

257 (1.6%)

Mackay

43 (100.0%)

0 (0.0%)

43 (0.3%)

Mount Isa

24 (100.0%)

0 (0.0%)

24 (0.1%)

Thursday Island

4 (100.0%)

0 (0.0%)

4 (0.0%)

TOTAL (%)

10,526 (63.7%)

6,003 (36.3%)

16,529

EFTSL by course level

UG

PG

HDR

Others

Domestic

9,323 (74.8%)

787 (31.1%)

336 (56.6%)

80 (8.5%)

International

3,145 (68.9%)

1,743 (68.9%)

257 (43.4%)

858 (91.5%)

TOTAL (%)

12,468 (75.4%)

2,530 (15.3%)

593 (3.6%)

938 (5.7%)

Staff

(Townsville, Cairns, Mackay, Mount Isa, Thursday Island)

Number of staff

Academic

Prof/Tech

TOTAL

2,637 (53.3%)

2,315 (46.7%)

4,952

Staff by location

Townsville

Cairns

Others

3,536 (71.4%)

1,213 (24.5%)

203 (4.1%)

Staff by contract type

Continuing

Contract

Casual

1,387 (28.0%)

985 (19.9%)

2,580 (52.1%)

Income (parent entity)

Australian Government Grants

$178.418m

Student Contribution

$81.057m

Commonwealth Capital Funding

$7.556m

State Government Capital Funding

$2.309m

Other Commonwealth Funding

$13.723m

State Government Funding

$6.748m

Fees and Charges

$77.171m

Contracts and Consultancies

$51.878m

Other Revenue

$24.017m

TOTAL

$442.877m

Research performance

Publications

Books Authored

14

Book Chapters

133

Journal Papers

1,529

Conference Papers

154

TOTAL

1,830

Research student completions

PhD

87

Masters

11

TOTAL

98

Research income

National Competitive

$21.929m

Other Public Sector

$14.375m

Industry and Other Funding

$10.805m

Co-operative Research Centre Finding

$5.059m

Total HERDC Income

$52.168m

Other Research

$4.804m

Total Research Project Income

$56.972m

Block Research Grants (DIICCSRTE)

$16.892m

TOTAL RESEARCH INCOME

$73.864m