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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


I’m somebody, not just my trauma

Domestic violence awareness advocate, mother and victim-survivor Roia Atmar narrates the second season of the Tender podcast – as she talks about what came after her ex-husband set her on fire, as she held her child.

22 Oct 2021

Cyber security: not just for the experts

The cyber security sector is one of the fastest growing in the world, and with good reason, says the University of Canberra’s Dr Abu Barkat Ullah – cyber attacks can bring nations to their knees. And cyber safety begins with the individual.

22 Oct 2021

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
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UC’s PhD Plus boosts research with strong industry alignment

The University of Canberra’s PhD Plus has a strong emphasis on industry placements, which will bring added meaning to HDR candidates’ research, boost employability and support new employment pathways.

19 Oct 2021

UC legwork in physical literacy research recognised ahead of Engagement Australia Excellence Awards

Research into physical literacy has made massive strides in 2021 with a UC researcher among the finalists for the Engagement Australia Excellence Awards.

18 Oct 2021

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
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