Research Related Information

Addressing enterprise leadership in Australia: Ai Group paper hits the mark 4 Jun 2015
Universities Australia commends the Australian Industry Group (Ai Group) for highlighting the need for greater collaboration between business, government and the education and training sector in the launch of the organisation's new leadership policy ...
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National science and research priorities 27 May 2015
Universities Australia commends the Federal Government’s setting of national priorities for science and research.
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Enhancing university-industry research collaboration 26 May 2015
Universities Australia welcomes the next stage in the Federal Government’s agenda to boost the commercial returns from research.
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Research ideas welcome, sustainable funding needed 15 May 2015
Last night the leader of the Opposition, Bill Shorten, committed to lifting research funding to three per cent of GDP by the end of the next decade but stopped short in identifying the commensurate savings measures that would be needed to fund such a ...
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Research programmes take a hit as universities and students left in policy limbo 12 May 2015
Universities have welcomed a number of positive measures announced in the Abbott Government’s second budget but have expressed deep disappointment at cuts to research programmes and the level of progress made in providing much needed higher education ...
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Applications open for new Australia-Germany research scheme 8 Apr 2015
International research collaboration will increase substantially this week with the official opening of applications for the Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme.
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University research and science: key to future prosperity and quality of living 25 Mar 2015
Universities Australia welcomes a new landmark report commissioned by the Office of the Chief Scientist highlighting the magnitude of the contribution made by research and science to economic growth and employment.
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Defence Trade Controls Amendment Bill 2015 (pdf 166.7KB) 24 Mar 2015
Defence Trade Controls Amendment Bill 2015
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Higher Education - A tryst with destiny 11 Mar 2015
Address to the National Press Club of Australia by Universities Australia Chief Executive Ms Belinda Robinson
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Landmark strategy to make graduates more ‘job ready’ 11 Mar 2015
University and business leaders today announced a comprehensive, national strategy to build the productive capacity of Australia’s workforce, improve graduate job prospects and meet the skills needs of employers.
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