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Why study at UC

#1in the world for reducing inequalities
(THE Impact Rankings, 2021)

In the top 10 universities in Australia

(THE, 2021)

#1 in ACT for graduate employment

(GUG, 2021)

Risen to the top 16 young university in the world

(The YUR, 2021)

News and stories


UC voices at COP26

COP26, the United Nations Climate Change Conference, wrapped up in Glasgow over the weekend – University of Canberra students and staff got in on the action by taking part in numerous events during the two-week summit.

17 Nov 2021

UnCover documentary: aspiring to be more

Lola Usback thought she might never attend university. Now, the Bachelor of Human Nutrition student is considering a Masters degree.

17 Nov 2021

No path is ever set in stone

When Vi Nguyen left school, she already had her next few years planned – but a change of heart led her to the University of Canberra, before she embarked on an international career in the brave new world of artificial intelligence.

08 Nov 2021
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Nursing student Lachlan Stewart wins UC's 2021 Caring for Older People Excellence award

The award recognises undergraduate nursing students at the University of Canberra for bringing passion and enthusiasm to the care of older people.

26 Nov 2021

UC’s ITS Semester Two 2021 Capstone Project Expo celebrates student achievements

Wearable devices that prevent and detect falls, automated meal recording systems and a management system to streamline administration processes were the winners at the University of Canberra’s School of Information Technology and Systems Capstone Project Expo this semester.

24 Nov 2021

UC staff acknowledged at 2021 Excellence Awards

University of Canberra staff took home awards for their research, professional and teaching contributions at the 2021 Excellence Awards.

19 Nov 2021
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