CDU and the NTG are committed to achieving sustainable outcomes for the Northern Territory. Projects conducted by CDU and the NTG under this Agreement are expected to achieve one or more of the following outcomes:

(a) increased CDU student enrolments
(b) increased participation in CDU by Indigenous Territorians
(c) building local teaching and research staff in the Northern Territory
(d) building local capacity to meet the needs of the NTG in areas including but not limited to research, evaluation, education and training
(e) leveraging research investment from sources external to the Northern Territory, such as the Australian Research Council and the National Health and Medical Research Council
(f) partnerships with Territory businesses to increase research and development investment
(g) shared human resources
(h) shared infrastructure.