Copper League
Edith Cowan University

Australia

Edith Cowan University 2 Bradford St Mt Lawley WA 6050 Australia

442 World
rank
19 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1982
Short name:
ECU
Type:
Public
Students:
16670
Faculty:
490
Faculty/Students Ratio:
34
:
1
Web-site:
www.ecu.edu.au
Region:
Oceania
Location:
Perth, WA
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 442 44.666
Teaching 621 24.0
Research 294 56.021
International Diversity 184 68.671
Financial Sustainability 488 47.527
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 692 5.9
Research Perfomance Rankings 319 54.444
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TEACHING
World Rank: 621
Country rank: 21
Score: 24.0
League: World League
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 294
Country rank: 17
Score: 56.021
League: Silver League
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weight
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 184
Country rank: 22
Score: 68.671
League: Golden League
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 488
Country rank: 22
Score: 47.527
League: Copper League
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name
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10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Edith Cowan University (ECU) is a large multi-campus institution serving communities in Western Australia and a significant cohort of international students. Awarded university status in 1991, ECU has since developed innovative and practical courses across a wide range of disciplines, established a vibrant research culture and attracted a growing range of quality research partners and researchers, many working at the cutting edge of their fields. ECU is committed to breaking down barriers to education and is considered a pioneer in the development of alternative entry pathways to higher education, helping students reach their potential.

Mission Statement

Purpose: To further develop valued citizens for the benefit of Western Australia and beyond through teaching and research inspired by engagement and partnerships.