Australian Standard Research Classifications and NHMRC Research Keywords and Phrases

The Broad Research Area, Field of Research, Research Keywords/Phrases and Socio-Economic Objectives used by the NHMRC have been developed by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) and published as the Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC) 2008 edition.

Broad Research Area

  • Basic Science
  • Clinical Medicine and Science
  • Health Services Research
  • Public Health

Fields of Research (FOR)

Formerly known as Research Fields, Courses and Disciplines.

Research Keywords/Phrases

Used to describe the research more specifically.