Category Archives : Australian University

Melbourne University weathers COVID downturn with $8 million surplus

Sixty per cent of those students enrolled this year are studying from another country. University Vice-Chancellor Duncan Maskell said there was no realistic prospect of welcoming overseas students back on campus this year, despite recent promising progress with vaccines. “The way that the political rhetoric is at the moment suggests…

University arts courses still popular despite 113 per cent fee hike

“Any potential changes could be related to a number of factors and we’d need to examine student enrolment choices over a much longer period (at least two to three years) to be able to begin to establish a trend,” a spokeswoman said. Loading University of NSW deputy vice-chancellor Merlin Crossley…

Digital vaccine certificates could enable international students to return, says Education Minister Alan Tudge

Loading “If a vaccine works and stops the spread, and it can be rolled out effectively in source countries and we can have surety over vaccination certificates, then there is the potential to be able to bring in more international students without them having to quarantine,” Mr Tudge told The…