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Labor promises more money for unis, better co-operation

Shadow education minister Tanya Plibersek.

Federal Labor has vowed to pump billions of dollars into universities, and would work to ensure that the higher education and VET sectors act cohesively if elected. Shadow education minister Tanya Plibersek said Labor would invest billions of dollars in universities and schools. ...

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VC Hill calls for unfreezing of sub-degree places

Incoming RUN chair and University of the Southern Cross vice-chancellor Greg Hill. Photo: USC.

In his first push for policy change as incoming chair of the Regional Universities Network, professor Greg Hill has called for sub-degree loans to be included in the demand-driven system. Hill, who is vice-chancellor of the University of the Sunshine ...

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Trump could spark international student boom: IEAA

US president-elect Donald Trump. Photo: Facebook.

The International Education Association of Australia has predicted that Australia will see an influx of international students and academics after the election of Donald Trump to the White House, and the UK’s Brexit from the European Union. Professor Chris Ziguras, ...

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