National assessments

CSU participates in a number of external assessments conducted by the Australian Government, including Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA), Engagement and Impact Assessment (EIA), and Higher Education Research Data Collection (HERDC).

Excellence in Research for Australia

Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) is Australia’s national research evaluation framework.

Engagement and Impact

Engagement and Impact (EI) assessment is Australia's national examination of how universities translate research into economic, social and other benefits.

Higher Education Research Data Collection

The Higher Education Research Data Collection (HERDC) reports institutional research income to the Australian Government Department of Education and Training to inform the allocation of government funding.