Strategic priorities

ANU is Australia's national university and our strategic priorities reflect this.  We aim to be Australia's finest university and to continue to set a benchmark for excellence in research, education and policy engagement on issues of national and global importance.

Strategic plans

ANU by 2020 »

ANU by 2020 is the strategic plan for The Australian National University This plan builds on our enviable history and outlines an ambitious set of goals for the future. It aims to build on the...

2014

Education portfolio operational plan »

A key goal of ANU by 2020 is that the University will be known for educational excellence. Educational excellence means the provision of high-quality curriculum and approaches to learning and teaching. But it also means leadership in developing...

2012

Financial repositioning: ensuring ongoing excellence »

Background ANU by 2020 identifies that to achieve excellence in its core activities and to remain a world class university, ANU needs to invest in its future. This investment will be in outstanding people, world class equipment and more efficient...

Education portfolio operational plan »

A key goal of ANU by 2020 is that the University will be known for educational excellence. Educational excellence means the provision of high-quality curriculum and approaches to learning and teaching. But it also means leadership in developing...

2010

Campus Master Plan »

The Australian National University is preparing a Campus Master Plan by 2030 to guide development of its Acton campus through to the year 2030 and beyond. The Campus Master Plan by 2030 is a long-range, comprehensive plan intended to guide the...

2009

Reconciliation action plan »

Our commitment ANU is contributing to the national reconciliation process and the aspirations of local Indigenous communities. Our vision is for an Australia that provides equal chances for all, while recognising and respecting the special place,...