Global Engagement News & Activities

Infrastructure roadmap to navigate Australia's research future 6 Dec 2016
A new draft roadmap will ensure Australia’s future research infrastructure spending will target priority areas to build on our research strengths.
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University enrolments stable 1 Dec 2016
Final applications and offers figures for 2016 confirm student demand for university courses has stabilised.
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International education generates a record $20.3 billion for Australia 21 Nov 2016
The education of international students generated a record $20.3 billion in export income for Australia in 2015/16 – up 8 per cent from the previous 12 months.
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Students front and centre in admissions transparency 16 Nov 2016
The recommendations made by the Higher Education Standards panel will create a more transparent and coherent higher education admissions system that places prospective students squarely at the centre.
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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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Council for International Education has important work ahead 18 Oct 2016
Universities Australia Chief Executive Belinda Robinson is pleased to join the new council advising the Turnbull Government on enhancing Australia’s standing as a global leader in international education.
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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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R&D Tax Incentive Review report: important step 28 Sep 2016
Universities Australia welcomes the R&D Tax Incentive Review report released today as an important step towards lifting university-industry research collaboration.
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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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Universities Australia statement on the 2016 federal election 12 Jul 2016
Universities Australia congratulates the Coalition on its re-election and every Member and Senator elected to serve the people of Australia in this term of federal Parliament.
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