Strategic planning

The Australian National University is endowed by the nation to bring credit to Australia through the quality of its research, education and contribution to societal transformation. Our strategic planning reflects our priorities and responsibilities to the nation, the region and the world.

ANU Strategic Plan 2021-2025 »

This plan is about the future. Here, we articulate bold ambitions for The Australian National University (ANU) and the nation we serve. The future...

ANU Corporate Plan 2022 »

Australia's National University We are pleased to present The Australian National University's Corporate Plan, which covers the period 2022−2025, as...

Strategic plan initiatives

First Nations Governance Forum

2 – 4 July 2018 Museum of Australian Democracy Old Parliament House, Canberra As Australia's national university, ANU has an obligation to constructively contribute to the discussion of policy reform and processes of significant issues concerning Indigenous Australia. The...

Gender equity & inclusion

ANU is committed to equity and diversity, and is actively building a more inclusive culture where all staff are supported to reach their full potential in their academic or professional careers. Over recent years the University has made some progress on gender equity,...

Mental health strategy

In recognising the increasing need for an institutional approach to mental health, The Australian National University (ANU) has developed a mental health strategy. The strategy is based on current best practice in post-secondary student mental health which emphasises...

Reconciliation Action Plan

  We acknowledge the Traditional Owners and Elders past and present of all the lands on which The Australian National University operates. Reconciliation Action Plan 2023-2024 Consultation The Australian National University (ANU) is in the process of developing its...

Sexual violence prevention and response

***This webpage contains information about sexual assault and sexual harassment which may be distressing***  If you need support, please contact one of the following services: For time-critical assistance, please call emergency services on 000. ANU student...

Sustainable Farms

Our mission: To support the improvement of natural asset management on farms in the temperate woodlands, to enhance biodiversity, increase farm profitability and improve farmer wellbeing. Sustainable Farms is a research and extension initiative based in the Fenner School of...