Fee Deregulation Debate

Six months ago Nobel Laureate Brian Schmidt delivered a public lecture at University House where he outlined his vision for ANU.

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The deregulation debate

Higher education is front and centre in the debate over the Federal Government’s budget. The Minister for Education, Christopher Pyne, has outlined a reform agenda which is probably the most significant in the history of higher education in Australia.


Higher Education Budget 2014

The 2014 Federal Budget has outlined the most sweeping reforms of the Higher Education system in decades.

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Excellence through diversity: Funding flexibility the key

As we approach the point where 40 per cent of our young people will have a university education, we need to start asking some hard questions about whether our present higher education system really serves our students and the nation as well as it might.


Australian research and Australia’s future at the cross-roads

We are all aware of the challenging fiscal environment facing Australia and the difficult decisions Treasurer Hockey will need to make in fashioning the upcoming Budget.

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Launch of the new ANU Reporter magazine

This week ANU Reporter launched as a rich digital edition and a radical new look print edition.

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Vice-Chancellor and President

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