Strategic priorities

ANU has an international reputation for excellence in research, education and policy expertise. As we enter the strategic planning process we will explore our vision, our ambition, and set our agenda heading towards 2025.

Shaping the University's future

ANU vision & strategic plan

ANU will shortly be embarking on a journey to build the new vision and strategic plan for the University.

ANU Strategic Plan: Enabling Excellence »

This draft vision outlines a future for a contemporary ANU that is defined by a culture of excellence and sits among the great universities of the world....

Areas of excellence

As part of the strategic planning process we will be reviewing and consulting on our areas of excellence and strategic priority. Keep watching this space for updates on working groups and consultation focused on specific areas of excellence.

Education (coursework) »

ANU will offer a tertiary education unique in Australia and among the best...

Research »

We will be renowned for the excellence of our research. It will be...

Higher degree research »

We will grow the research capacity of the nation by providing a higher...

Societal transformation: Public policy »

ANU will build the capacity of Australia and our region to respond nimbly...

Societal outreach: Business »

We will be the national leader in breaking down the walls between...

Societal outreach: Working in the capital & with national institutions »

ANU will nurture an intellectual and cultural environment in Canberra...

An international university »

Our University will be one of international excellence regularly reviewed...

Staffing & workforce »

ANU will attract the very best people to work and study at the University...

Diversity & equity »

ANU will ensure a positive campus culture that provides opportunity...

Indigenous »

ANU will be the destination of choice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait...

A collegiate university »

ANU will be a community of scholarship and learning where staff and...

Fiscal sustainability »

ANU will grow and diversify our resource base to ensure we can achieve our...