Consolidated time series data sets

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The time series  data sets published on this page provide historical research block grant allocations and other higher education research data sets collected by the department.

Ongoing time series data sets

Name of the Data Set Years
Research Block Grants Allocations 2001-2021
HERDC Research Income 1994-2019
Higher Degree By Research Student Completions 1989-2019
Higher education expenditure on R&D (HERD) by university 2004-2018

Discontinued time series data sets

These data sets were used in the calculation of research block grant allocations prior to the 2017 grant year and are no longer collected by the department.

Name of the Data Set Years
Research Training Scheme Student Load 2004-2014
HERDC Research Publications 1995-2014

Other research data sets

The department also collects other student data relating to higher degrees by research that can be found via the Higher Education Statistics - Student Data webpage.