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#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


Overcoming the impossible

University of Canberra student Caitlin Holder has battled with her disability for as long as she can remember – but learning to live with it and where her limits are, has been key to her success.

15 Oct 2021

Seeing past the invisible

Second-year Bachelor of Science student Zali McPherson is passionate about public health, volunteering, and ensuring that every person with a disability feels like they’re being seen.

11 Oct 2021

61% of academic job losses over the past year were women

Research economist Eliza Littleton explores the gendered impact of a lack of pandemic support for public universities - against the backdrop of a widening gender pay gap.

07 Oct 2021
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Unpaid care takes a toll as UC research highlights wellbeing crisis

Unpaid carers are falling by the wayside and may struggle to meet important obligations, according to new University of Canberra research.

14 Oct 2021

The future of eyewear is here, thanks to UC design students

Design students at the University of Canberra have created a completely new eyewear prototype, in partnership with the UC Optometry Clinic.

14 Oct 2021

COVID-19 effects on research to long outlast lockdowns

A new study from the University of Canberra has revealed that researchers will continue to feel the impact of lockdowns on their research for years to come.

13 Oct 2021
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