FEATURED NEWS ARTICLES
IRU’s Executive Director Conor King has a comment piece in the Higher Education section of today’s edition of The Australian, reflecting on six years of Coalition government budgets. The full published text of the article is below – or you can read online at The Australian ($). Non-medical research loses again Across six budgets from Read more
The industries making the most use of high-quality university research have been revealed via the Australian Research Council (ARC) ‘Engagement and Impact’ assessment released today. The Engagement and Impact assessment provides the balance to the Excellence in Research for Australia assessment released earlier this week. It shows how and where the research is translated into Read more
25 Mar 2019
Ten years ago in May 2009, the then Government’s 2009 Federal Budget announced the uncapping of the number of funded places for undergraduate study. The uncapping of places became known as the “demand driven” system of higher education funding. The demand driven system ended in late 2017 when the Commonwealth Grant Scheme was frozen at Read more
9-10 October 2018
2018 IRU Senior Leaders Forum
The annual IRU Senior Leaders Forum took place at Western Sydney University on 9 and 10 October 2018. Delegates for the Forum were nominated by IRU member universities. Full details of the event can be found on the Senior Leaders Forum 2018 page.
The next IRU Senior Leaders Forum is due to take place in July 2019. Further details to be announced.