Global Engagement News & Activities

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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Australia a popular choice for international students 30 Apr 2015
A sharp increase in the number of international students over the same period last year is testament to the ongoing work of universities in providing a high quality education and student experience.
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Quality international education always highest priority 21 Apr 2015
The Australian university sector has a strong international reputation for offering high quality education and has a long standing commitment to maintaining standards and combating fraud - a commitment that is constantly evolving to address new challenges as they emerge.
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Quality and reputation key to why international students choose Australia 20 Apr 2015
Australian universities’ commitment to quality has again been internationally recognised with the release of the 2014 International Student Survey report today.
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ICAC advice helpful in universities' fight against fraud 17 Apr 2015
The advice paper issued by the NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) makes a helpful contribution to the ongoing efforts of universities to reduce and mitigate the risk of fraudulent behaviour in delivering international 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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Draft National Strategy for International Education a blueprint for growth 1 Apr 2015
The Government’s draft National Strategy for International Education released today has the potential to lead to the development and growth of international education in Australia.
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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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Professor Barney Glover to become new Chair of Universities Australia 20 Feb 2015
The Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Western Sydney Professor Barney Glover, will become the next Chair of Universities Australia, the current Chair, Professor Sandra Harding, announced today.
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Universities shaping the new era: Higher Education Conference 2015 14 Jan 2015
The Universities Australia Higher Education Conference is the sector’s must-attend event held at a time when university education and research is more critical than ever to securing an innovative and prosperous future.
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