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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


Five Decades of Education: Less traditional, more engaging

Kate Woods noticed different tactics in her own schooling saw her either very engaged or very distracted and has taken that knowledge into her own teaching career.

27 Jan 2022

Unexpected first year out

University of Canberra alumni Tim Walshe shares his experience, teaching for the first time amid a pandemic.

18 Jan 2022

Canberra's own Para-athlete of the Year

Bachelor of Sport Science student James Turner has had an exceptional year - winning a gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympics and breaking a few world records along the way.

24 Dec 2021
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UC course fostering future government leaders in IT

The University of Canberra and the Digital Transformation Agency have partnered to deliver a postgraduate course for new graduates in the Australian Public Service.

27 Jan 2022

UC to host National eDNA Reference Centre on campus

The University of Canberra will establish a National eDNA Reference Centre on campus and provide a number of supporting services to the Australian Government’s National Environment DNA (eDNA) Testing Program in a new partnership agreement.

21 Jan 2022

First international students return to Canberra following COVID-19 pandemic

The students – six from UC and 17 from the ANU – landed at Sydney Airport from China over the weekend, and will spend the coming weeks preparing for the upcoming semester.

12 Jan 2022
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