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Australian University Student Numbers - Campus Enrolments

Updated 11 April, 2000

Statistics from DETYA (1999) - see Table 55. Actual Student Load (EFTSU) for All Students by State, Institution and Broad Level of Course
Institution             Date        Student numbers by campus (and/or web address)
Australian Catholic     31/3/00     eftsu
University                          St. Patrick's Campus, Melbourne    2217
                                    Aquinas Campus, Ballarat               483
                                    McAuley Campus, Brisbane          1839
                                    MacKillop Campus, Sydney          1182
                                    Mt St. Mary Campus, Sydney        1621
                                    Signadou Campus, Canberra           400
                                    6 CAMPUS TOTAL                    7743                

Australian Defence                                                                        
Force Academy                                                                             

Australian National     10/2/97     One main campus.                     
University                          http://www.anu.edu.au/planning/stats.html        

Bond University         17/1/97     One campus only, 1500 students                        

Central Queensland      3/3/99      EFTSU;1998;External;Internal ROCKHAMPTON;5719.796;2525.661;3194.135 
University                          MACKAY;408.068;0.000;408.068 CONSERVATORIUM;79.060;0.000;79.060 
                                    GLADSTONE;194.812;0.000;194.812 BUNDABERG;561.923;0.000;561.923 
                                    EMERALD;21.600;0.000;21.600 SYDNEY;723.624;0.625;722.999 
                                    MELBOURNE;290.761;0.000;290.761 BRISBANE;0.000;0.000;0.000 
                                    DUBAI;5.691;5.359;0.332 FIJI;10.292;7.636;2.656 
                                    SINGAPORE;36.032;25.048;10.984 HONG KNONG;42.471;0.375;42.096 
                                    FIJI CMS;0.000;0.000;0.000 TOTAL:1998;8094.255;2564.829;5529.426                                                        
                                                                                

Charles Sturt           18/12/96    Charles Sturt has 12,265 EFTSU in 1996, "attached"    
University                          to campuses as follows:                               
                                    Albury  1,392  Bathurst  4,705  Wagga  5,562  Other   
                                      606                                                 
                                    Internal   6,029 Distance education  6,236            

Curtin University of    19/12/96    http://www.curtin.edu.au/curtin/dept/planstats/glance.htm 
Technology                          Look under "Enrolment by Division" for a breakdown    
                                    of remote campuses.                                   

Deakin University       19/2/98     5 campuses  18806 eftsu (1997)                          
.                                   http://www2.deakin.edu.au/planning_unit/                


Edith Cowan University                                                                    

Flinders University of  12/5/97     One campus,  EFSTU 8,830                              
South Australia                                                                           

Griffith University     13/5/97     8416 (Nathan); 2574 (Mt. Gravatt); 3595 (Gold         
                                    Coast); 834 (Queensland College of Art); 530          
                                    (Queensland  Conservatorium)  total 15948 EFT         

James Cook University   19/12/96    http://www.jcu.edu.au/adm/Planning_and_Statistics/statstxt96.html 
of North Queensland                                                           

La Trobe University     25/2/99     Bundoora   15264;  Carlton   772;  External Campus   69;  
                                    Hong Kong   70;  Alice Springs    1;  Shepparton   195;  
                                    Mount Buller   12;  Wodonga   1197;  Distance Education   65;  
                                    Bendigo   3920;  Mildura   168;  Singapore  72;  Total  21805 
                                    http://www.latrobe.edu.au/www/stats/                                           


Macquarie University    7/1/97      One campus only                                       

Monash University       31/3/00     Berwick 1,320  Caulfield  9,180
                                    Clayton 20,635 Gippsland 7,925
                                    Parkville 506 Peninsula 2,788 Malaysia 596 
                                    Total 42,950(persons)http://www.monash.edu.au/info/stats.htm                         

Murdoch University                                                                        

Northern Territory     19/2/98     EFTSU is 5513;  HE alone is 2790 "campuses" at          
University                         Casuarina, Palmerston and Tiwi.  98% of students,       
                                   particularly at HE level,  based at Casuarina;  also    
                                   have several "regional centres" and "remote             
                                   communities"                                            


Queensland University   22/3/00     3 campuses 22774.3 (EFTSU 1999)                         
of Technology                       http://www.qut.edu.au/chan/pb/data/statistics/student/student.html    


Royal Melbourne         21/3/00     EFTSU  City 27468; Bundoora 4533; Off-shore 2985     
Institute of Technology             http://www.rmit.edu.au/departments/rp/uni_stats.html                 
                          

Southern Cross          30/3/00     3 campuses  = Total EFTSU (1998) - Lismore 5,403 Coffs Harbour - 533
University                          Port Macquarie - 67                      

Swinburne University    26/2/99     Hawthorn - 7077 Higher ed, 3627 TAFE; Prahran - 484 Higher ed, 
of Technology                       2427 TAFE; Lilydale - 1337 Higher ed, 348 TAFE; Croydon - 
                                    1911 TAFE only; Wantirna - 2236 TAFE only; Healesville - 54 TAFE only; 
                                    TOTAL HIGHER ED:  8898, TOTAL TAFE: 10,648  
                                    http://www.swin.edu.au/swincorp/pis/sum1.htm                                                      
                                                                            

The University of                   3 campuses  total student no's [1996] were: 14,569:   
Adelaide                            1464 at Waite/Roseworthy campuses 13,105 at North     
                                    Tce.http://www.isb.adelaide.edu.au/mis/statistics/statsbk.htm                                         


University of Ballarat              Mt Helen Campus - Higher Ed. - EFTSU = 3,800 (approx.)
                                    School of Mines Ballarat, Horsham, Stawell, Ararat. - 
                                    TAFE Division - EFTSU = 4,500 (approx.) 

University of Canberra              6,280 EFTSU as at 11/12/98                                                      

The University of       19/2/98     25634 eftsu from 32424 enrolments                       
Melbourne                           http://www.unimelb.edu.au/ExtRels/About/AboutUni.html   


University of New       23/3/00     http://planning.une.edu.au/Statistics/pocket/ One      
England                             campus - 1999 eftsu 9,358.9


University of New      26/2/99     24,500 (1998) 1. Kensington Campus - Management 529; 
South Wales                        Arts & Social Sciences 3367; Science & Mathematics 2669; 
                                   Taxation 297; Built Environment1703; Commerce & Economics 3719; 
                                   Engineering 4433; Law 1433; Life Sciences 663; Medicine 1697; 
                                   Science & Technology 791;  2. College of Fine Arts Campus (COFA), 
                                   Paddington - Fine Arts  1281 3.  Australian Defence Force Academy, 
                                   Canberra - 1470 http://www.pso.unsw.edu.au/stats.htm          


The University of                   2 campuses Callaghan Campus are 11,817 Central Coast  
Newcastle                           Campus  1,222                                         

University of                                                                             
Queensland                                                                                


University of South     21/3/00     6 campuses http://www.unisa.edu.au/pln/sumindex.htm   
Australia                           Total EFTSU     18701
                                    By Campus City East 3149 City West 4815 The Levels 2417
                                    Magill 3903 Underdale 2446 Whyalla 447 Offshore 1473 

University of Southern  19/12/96    One campus                                            
Queensland                          Fulltime 3851  Parttime 1053     External 12954       

University of Sydney                11 campuses; Total student enrolments - 31,656        
.                                   http://www.usyd.edu.au/homepage/exterel/aboutsyd.htm#1    


University of Tasmania              Hobart, 7777 students Launceston, 3910 students 
                                    North West Centre, 293 students Off-shore students, 438
                                    Faculties: Arts, Commerce and Law, Health Science, Science and Engineering  

University of                                                                             
Technology, Sydney                                                                        

The University of       20/12/96     ONE campus                                           
Western Australia                                                                         

University of Western   26/2/99      6 campuses Total EFTSU = 22,859  total students = 30,153 
Sydney                               Hawkesbury - Total EFTSU = 4,991 total students = 6,524 
                                     Richmond: Students = 2,339 (EFTSU),  3,170 (people) Faculties: 
                                     Management, Social Inquiry, Environmental Management & Agriculture, 
                                     Health, Science & Technology. Blacktown: Students = 1,988 
                                     EFTSU), 2,144 (people) Faculties: Management (includes Building 
                                     & Construction), Social Inquiry.
                                     Macarthur - Total EFTSU = 7,807 total students = 10,321 Bankstown: 
                                     Students = 3,602 (EFTSU), 4,857 (people) Faculties: Arts & Social 
                                     Sciences, Business, Education, Health, Goolangulia Campbelltown: 
                                     Students = 4,205 (EFTSU), 5,464 (people) Faculties: Arts & Social 
                                     Sciences, Business, Education, Health, Informatics, Science & Technology 
                                     Nepean - Total EFTSU = 10,061  total students = 13,308 Penrith 5,952 
                                     (EFTSU) Faculties: Accounting;  Civic Engineering & Environment;  
                                     Communication & Media; Computing & Information Technology; Contemporary 
                                     Arts; Cultural Histories & Futures; Design;  Economics & Finance;  
                                     Employment Relations; Health & Nursing;  Learning, Development & Early 
                                     Education;  Lifelong Learning & Educational Change;  Management;  
                                     Marketing, International Business & Asian Studies;  Mechatronic, Computer 
                                     & Electrical Engineering; Quantitative Business Methods & Operations;   
                                     Science;  Social, Commuity & Organisational Studies;  Teaching & 
                                     Educational Studies. Parramatta: Students = 3,802 (EFTSU), 5,670 (people) 
                                     Faculties: Accounting;  Civic Engineering & Environment;  Computing & 
                                     Information Technology;  Contemporary Arts;  Cultural Histories & Futures; 
                                     Economics & Finance;  Employment Relations;  Health & Nursing; Law; 
                                     Management;  Marketing, International Business & Asian Studies; Quantitative 
                                     Business Methods & Operations;  Science;  Social, Commuity & Organisational Studies.
University of           16/1/97     12,619 enrolments (9,619 eftsu)                       
Wollongong                          http://www.uow.edu.au/admin/about/profile/            

Victoria University     21/3/00     6 Higher Education  campuses [EFTSU 13,480 in 1999]
                                    at Footscray, Melton, StAlbans, Sunbury and Werribee, 
                                    and in the Melbourne business district
NEW ZEALAND UNIVERSITIES
Lincoln University       16/3/99    EFTS: 3,286
Massey University        16/3/99    Palmerston North 15,297.86 EFTS; Albany 2,503.54; Total EFTS: 17,801.40
University of Auckland   16/3/99    City Campus 16,584 EFTS; Medicine and Health Science campus 1,221;
                                    Tamaki 1,453;  Total 19,491
University of Canterbury 16/3/99    EFTS: 10,684
University of Otago      6/3/00     Main Campus, Dunedin 14,217; Christchurch School of Medicine 397:
                                    Wellington School of Medicine 384; Auckland Centre 31; 
                                    Total 15,051
University of Waikato    16/3/99    University of Waikato, Hillcrest, Hamilton 10,497 EFTS;
                                    http://www.rgty.waikato.ac.nz/asd/admissions/stats/index.html
Victoria University of   16/3/99    EFTS: 12,020
Wellington

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