RESPONSE TO NATIONAL REGIONAL, RURAL AND REMOTE EDUCATION STRATEGY FARMING PAPER

February 2019

RECOMMENDATIONS

Universities Australia calls on the Government to:

  • restore the demand-driven system; 
  • support university participation programs through appropriate funding of HEPPP; 
  • review student income support;
  • consider how to support universities’ capital needs, especially around student accommodation;
  • invest in VET to support regional access to tertiary education, including through various forms of university-VET partnerships; and 
  • consider options for investment in innovative online delivery of higher education.
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