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International student numbers surge to record high 22 Feb 2017
International students continue to choose to study in Australia in record numbers – citing the very high quality and reputation of Australian universities.
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Fund closure would hit education infrastructure 14 Feb 2017
The proposed closure of a $3.7 billion education investment fund would end the last remaining federal program dedicated to financing university buildings and infrastructure.
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UA sub to Medical Workforce Assessment.pdf (pdf 88.7KB) 9 Feb 2017
UA sub to Medical Workforce Assessment.pdf
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UA pre-budget submission 2017-18_FINAL.pdf (pdf 607.2KB) 8 Feb 2017
UA pre-budget submission 2017-18_FINAL.pdf
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Concern at US executive order 30 Jan 2017
Universities Australia has expressed concern about the impact of the new US executive order on the free exchange of students, academics and researchers between Australia and the United States of America.
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UA’s submission to the Medical Workforce Assessment 24 Jan 2017
UA recognises that there is a current maldistribution of medical workforce to rural areas of Australia. UA supports adequate access to health professionals across the range of Australian locations and health care settings and recognises the role that ...
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Era of uncertainty must end: safeguard universities in 2017 budget 24 Jan 2017
Universities Australia has counselled against a dramatic overhaul of the nation’s university system, using its pre-Budget submission to urge greater policy and funding certainty in higher education.
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2017–18 Pre-budget submission 24 Jan 2017
A profound shift is underway across the Australian economy. As the mining investment boom recedes, we face an urgent task to broaden growth and diversify the economy. Decisions taken now will shape Australia’s living standards, job security and socia ...
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UA pre-budget submission 2017-18.pdf (pdf 627KB) 23 Jan 2017
UA pre-budget submission 2017-18.pdf
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Draft 2016 National Research Infrastructure Roadmap Submission 17 Jan 2017
Government investment in first class research infrastructure is vital to the long-term sustainability of Australia’s research program, driving innovation, economic productivity and social benefits for the nation.
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