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  • News
    Australia, New Zealand
    subject rankings, world rankings
    The QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017 have just been released and Australian and New Zealand universities have again been ranked among the world’s best in a wide range of academic subjects. QS have listed the top 500 universities in the world in 42 different subject areas. ...
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    Queensland
    Scholarship opportunity
    The University of Queensland has a number of scholarships available for students beginning programmes in July (Semester 2) 2017.In the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law, there is a range of scholarships available, with varying tuition fee discounts:The European Global Leadership Scholarship is...
  • News
    New Zealand
    graduate achievements
    Taika Waititi. Image from: Stuff.co.nz
    Actor and film director Taika Waititi has recently been awarded the New Zealander of the Year accolade.The awards, which are sponsored by Kiwibank, were set up to celebrate the achievements, community involvement, and contribution to society of New Zealanders. Nominations are made by the public,...
  • News
    Western Australia
    Curtin University and the University of Aberdeen have joined forces to deliver high-impact research and innovative teaching programmes across four key areas: energy, medicine and health, creative arts and business.The Aberdeen-Curtin Alliance will draw on the strength of both universities and...
  • News
    Australian Capital Territory
    university research
    A gecko trail blazes through the night. Photo credit: Ashley Kay, ANU
    Researchers at ANU have used glow-in-the-dark geckos to help shed light on the mysteries of animal navigation and to help improve biodiversity in farming landscapes.  The study reveals the small navigating reptiles rely on certain cues to find their way, and can benefit from easy and cost...
  • News
    Queensland
    subject rankings
    Sports science student at UQ. Photo credit: the University of Queensland
    The University of Queensland’s School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences has ranked 4th and 5th in the world for sport science in two highly respected global rankings systems.Recently UQ ranked in 5th place in ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments 2016...
  • News
    Western Australia
    Scholarship opportunity
    Applications for Curtin University's MBA (Global) Future Leaders Scholarship are now open.  This round of applications is for students planning to start their studies on Curtin's MBA (Global) programme in semester 2 (July) 2017.The MBA (Global) at Curtin University is designed for students...
  • News
    New South Wales
    global leadership, internationalisation, university award
    Macquarie University have recently won an award for global international education.  The Andrew Heiskell Awards for Innovation in International Education are one of a few different awards given by the Institute of International Education (IIE) based in New York.The award was given to Macquarie...
  • News
    New South Wales
    MBA, rankings, world rankings
    The MBA programme at Macquarie University has once again been ranked the top MBA programme in Australia after climbing three places in the 2017 Financial Times’ Global MBA Ranking.The 2017 ranking puts MGSM (Macquarie Graduate School of Management) in 49th place in the World.  The Financial...
  • News
    New South Wales
    campus, facilities
    Macquarie University has recently opened their newest study facility. In the heart of Sydney’s central business district, City Campus will be jointly used by Macquarie Applied Finance Centre (MAFC), the Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE), and Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM...