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German and Australian researchers to share in $2.5 million for new projects 11 Nov 2016
University researchers working on projects ranging from the use of robotics in surgery to songwriting therapy for dementia sufferers will share in $2.5 million under a program that fosters collaboration between Australia and Germany.
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Australia- Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme 10 Nov 2016
The Australia-Germany Joint Research Co-operation Scheme is a joint initiative of Universities Australia and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Germany's national agency for the support of international academic cooperation.
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Research links strengthen Australian-German ties 29 Sep 2016
Universities Australia will today host a national workshop on the importance of research collaboration in building a deeper relationship with Germany.
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Universities Australia statement: concern over treatment of university staff in Turkey 26 Jul 2016
Universities Australia supports the European University Association in expressing concern at reports of the treatment of university staff in Turkey following the attempted coup on 15 July.
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Congratulations to Australia's global scholars 15 Oct 2015
Universities Australia congratulates more than 2,800 Australian students who will be supported to study overseas next year under the Endeavour Mobility Grants program.
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Expanded New Colombo Plan to further student opportunities 24 Jul 2015
The three initiatives announced today by Minister for Foreign Affairs the Hon Julie Bishop MP to expand the New Colombo Plan (NCP) will further improve future prospects of students and deepen engagement between universities and business in our region ...
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Coordinating Council for International Education sets strategy on right track 3 Jun 2015
The Federal Government’s announcement today of the membership of the Coordinating Council for International Education lays a strong foundation for effective finalisation of the Government’s National Strategy for International Education.
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Enhanced cooperation on higher education and research with Japan 11 Dec 2014
Universities Australia is working with its counterpart organisation in Japan to pave the way for signing a Memorandum of Understanding next year to develop closer cooperation on higher education, research and work-integrated learning for students.
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Students the winners as New Colombo Plan launched in India 4 Sep 2014
Australian undergraduates will now have the opportunity to study and undertake internships in one of Australia’s largest trading partners following the official launch today of the New Colombo Plan in India by Prime Minister Tony Abbott.
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International student representation 25 Jul 2014
The Council of International Students Australia (CISA) plays an important role in representing the interests of the over half a million international students attending Australia’s universities.
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