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Australian Uni funding shift to keep quality – Evans

| March 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

  THE Federal Government is likely to shift its focus for university funding to completions rather than enrolments in its response to a base funding review. Tertiary Education Minister Chris Evans says the sector already knows he wants to make this shift. He believes it will help keep quality high in the new era of […]

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Better services for Australian university students

| October 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

  Students at Australia’s universities will have access to better quality services and amenities when they return to campus next year, following the passage of the Higher Education Support Amendment (Student Services and Amenities) Bill. Minister for Tertiary Education, Senator Chris Evans said the Bill signalled a long overdue boost for student services, and a […]

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Australian Visa change to help foreign students

| September 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

    OVERSEAS AID: Visa rules and red tape is being eased to help more foreign students come to Australian universities. AUSTRALIAN universities will be more attractive to overseas students under new visa rules to be adopted in time for the second semester of 2012, the government says. The federal government announced on Thursday it […]

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