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University researchers have provided Australia with a research productivity boom, according to new analysis by the Innovative Research Universities (IRU), including more than doubling their research output compared to just a decade ago. The IRU has found the total number of research outputs recorded by Australian academics increased from 45,560 in 2006 to 96,565 in Read more
The IRU’s analysis of regional enrollment data has been covered in a Times Higher Education story: Australia’s freezing of teaching funding has put an end to a growth spurt in higher education in rural areas, universities have warned. Newly compiled figures suggest that the country’s demand-driven admissions system had been living up to its promise Read more
The number of students enrolled at university campuses in regional Australia has grown by around 33,000 in five years, according to new analysis by the Innovative Research Universities (IRU) – though further growth will be hard because there is no funding for additional students, the IRU says. Estimates put together by the IRU based on Read more
9-10 October 2018
2018 IRU Senior Leaders Forum
The annual IRU Senior Leaders Forum will take place at Western Sydney University on 9 and 10 October 2018. Delegates for the Forum are nominated by IRU member universities.