SUBMISSION ON DISCUSSION PAPER ON IMPLEMENTATION OF REGIONAL STUDY HUBS INITIATIVE

March 2018

Universities Australia is pleased to provide this submission to the Department of Education and Training on the implementation of the Government’s Regional Study Hubs Initiative. Universities Australia sees this initiative as a useful tool to increase the number of students studying in under-serviced areas of Australia. Regional and remote students are underrepresented in higher education, and initiatives that serve to increase their numbers are welcome.

The discussion paper’s points on the proposed selection criteria are generally well-reasoned and sensible. However, Universities Australia wishes to make the following comments and pose some questions.

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