ARC Funding (2002 onwards)



RFCD map of ARC funding
The size of nodes reflects the dollar amount of projects whose titles contains a particular keyword. A link between 2 nodes reflects the dollar amount of projects whose title contains keywords of both nodes. Only links of size $10M+ are displayed.
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Keyword map of ARC funding
The size of nodes reflects the dollar amount of projects whose titles contains a particular keyword. A link between 2 nodes reflects the dollar amount of projects whose title contains keywords of both nodes. Only links of size $7M+ are displayed.

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Data source: http://www.arc.gov. au/general/searchable_data.htm

Top 20 most funded universities
The University of Sydney (Go8)

$469,122,328.01

The University of Queensland (Go8)

$424,710,818.17

The Australian National University (Go8)

$423,301,836.00

The University of Melbourne (Go8)

$413,345,010.00

The University of New South Wales (Go8)

$365,884,113.01

Monash University (Go8)

$261,911,055.01

National ICT Australia

$187,471,090.00

The University of Western Australia (Go8)

$180,187,048.00

The University of Adelaide (Go8)

$134,975,838.00

The University of Newcastle (IRU)

$123,164,100.00

University of Wollongong

$117,242,919.49

Macquarie University (ex-IRU)

$98,076,828.00

Queensland University of Technology (ATN)

$83,227,544.00

University of Tasmania

$77,941,547.00

Griffith University (IRU)

$75,331,181.00

University of Technology, Sydney (ATN)

$66,507,836.00

University of South Australia (ATN)

$53,699,623.00

Centre for Stem Cells and Tissue Repair

$50,000,000.00

La Trobe University (IRU)

$49,251,182.00

James Cook University (IRU)

$47,019,903.00


Top 20 best funded RFCD areas
240101

Astronomy and Astrophysics
$63,478,132

291804

Nanotechnology
$59,642,023

270201

Gene Expression
$47,376,895

240203

Condensed Matter Physics - Electronic and Magnetic Properties; Superconductivity
$46,242,422

240401

Optics and Opto-electronic Physics
$41,607,260

270199

Biochemistry and Cell Biology not elsewhere classified
$41,103,794

250103

Colloid and Surface Chemistry
$39,482,829

250302

Biological and Medical Chemistry
$38,807,277

291499

Materials Engineering not elsewhere classified
$38,278,892

291702

Optical and Photonic Systems
$37,285,142

270708

Conservation and Biodiversity
$37,181,375

270402

Plant Physiology
$36,578,828

240201

Theoretical Physics
$36,408,205

240402

Quantum Optics and Lasers
$30,603,930

290903

Other Electronic Engineering
$29,951,555

270205

Genetic Development (incl. Sex Determination)
$28,707,744

250301

Organic Chemical Synthesis
$28,569,671

240301

Atomic and Molecular Physics
$27,383,624

380102

Learning, Memory, Cognition and Language
$26,356,377

249903

Instruments and Techniques
$25,808,145