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Research impact

Explore our research highlights and latest developments

Our world-class researchers are driving law reform and shaping legal policy and practice.

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Our research is taking a strategic approach to policy and law to promote human and planetary health.

Facts & figures

  • World leading research Legal research at the University of Sydney achieved the highest possible rating of 5, or “well above world standard”, in the latest Excellence in Research for Australia Initiative (ERA).
  • Research with impact In the Australian Research Council's first Engagement and Impact Assessment of research at Australian universities, our law and legal research received the highest rating for its impact and engagement.