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The NSW Treasurer thinks more flight spots should go to international students, as the state’s uni sector continues to struggle

The NSW Treasurer wants to prioritise international students on the limited flights to Sydney, under a new proposal reported by the ABC. Education is Australia’s fourth-largest export market, and NSW is particularly exposed to the coronavirus downturn. Data published earlier this year shows that only 130 new and returning international […]
The NSW Treasurer thinks more flight spots should go to international students, as the state’s uni sector continues to struggle
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NSW wanted to send international students to Tasmania to quarantine – but the state’s premier was having none of it

NSW attempted to get Tasmania to accept its international students into the state’s quarantine system. The move highlights the state’s increasing desperation to get international students back to universities, who generate $2.4 billion in income for the state’s 10 universities. Only 130 new and returning international students entered Australia in […]
NSW wanted to send international students to Tasmania to quarantine – but the state’s premier was having none of it
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RANKED: The best universities in Australia

The Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) has released its annual rankings for 2017. Topping the list is Harvard University in the US for the sixth consecutive year. Stanford and MIT rounded out the top three places, followed by Cambridge and Oxford. The top ranking Australian university this year is […]
RANKED: The best universities in Australia
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Telstra’s superannuation fund just invested $35 million in a startup incubator and early investor

Telstra’s superannuation arm has announced a $35 million investment into an organisation that provides early stage funding and incubation for startups. IP Group, while headquartered in London, provides financial and expertise for early stage startups arising from research out of 8 Australian universities — University of Adelaide, Australian National University, […]
Telstra’s superannuation fund just invested $35 million in a startup incubator and early investor
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Here are the best universities in Australia, ranked

Last week the Center for World University Rankings, publisher of the largest academic ranking of global universities, released its list of the world’s top 1000 universities. The States took out the top three spots in the order of Harvard University, Stanford University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The University of […]
Here are the best universities in Australia, ranked