University doctoral degree enrolments per academic staff member in New Zealand

2002–2019, number of enrolments per FTE


Colleges of education data has been included with the university data for the entire time period.
Academic FTE includes the following job designations (or equivalent): professor, associate professor, senior lecturer and lecturer.

Data calculation/treatment

Data have been rounded to the nearest 5 to protect the privacy of individuals.


Doctoral degrees include PhDs and other doctorates but exclude higher doctorates.

Data provided by

Ministry of Education

Dataset name

Tertiary Education Research: Research Performance 2020


How to find the data

At URL provided, select 'Research Performance' Excel file.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Tertiary Education Research: Research Performance 2020

From the dataset Tertiary Education Research: Research Performance 2020, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: RSP.5
  • Range: C4:T5
  • Provided: 36 data points

This data forms the table Tertiary Education - Number of university doctoral degree enrolments per full-time equivalent academic staff member 2002–2019.

Dataset originally released on:

August 2020

About this dataset

This dataset includes statistics relating to the nature and amount of research undertaken in tertiary education.