Global Engagement News & Activities

More Australian students see the value of study abroad 8 Jun 2016
The number of students studying abroad as part of their Australian university degree has grown fourfold over the past decade, amid high satisfaction ratings for those overseas study programs.
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Strong tertiary sector the engine room of Australia’s prosperity 1 Jun 2016
Opinion piece by Chief Executive published in The Australian on 1 June 2016.
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Universities are essential to economic transition 16 May 2016
Universities Australia Chair Professor Barney Glover's address to the FUTUREPROOF 2016 conference.
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Universities essential to economic transition: new campaign 16 May 2016
A new stage of Keep it Clever advertising will be launched during the federal election campaign to highlight even more directly the essential role of universities in economic transition and new job creation.
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Australia's universities deepen links with Singapore 6 May 2016
Universities Australia welcomes further opportunities for Australian universities to strengthen ties with Singapore under an agreement announced today.
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National strategy a step in the right direction 30 Apr 2016
The National Strategy for International Education 2025 released today is a step in the right direction, members of the former Coordinating Council for International Education have said.
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Applications open for Australia-Germany research scheme 5 Apr 2016
Applications open this week for a new round of the Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme, which funds exchanges for leading researchers in the early stages of their careers.
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Collaboration and the case for certainty 9 Mar 2016
Address to the National Press Club by Professor Barney Glover, Chair of Universities Australia.
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Clarity and certainty needed in higher education policy 9 Mar 2016
Universities Australia Chair Professor Barney Glover will call today for greater clarity and certainty in higher education policy ahead of the looming federal election.
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Australia's premier higher education conference begins 9 Mar 2016
Around 900 of the nation’s most senior university leaders, policymakers and experts have gathered in Canberra today for Australia’s largest and most influential annual higher education conference.
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