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

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(THE, 2021)

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(GUG, 2021)

In the top 16 young universities in the world

(The YUR, 2021)

News and stories


Setting people free from nutrition misinformation

Kate Freeman has seen the unsustainable impacts of quick fix diets and extreme measures to achieve nutrition goals – so she created The Healthy Eating Hub, to empower people to eat better. She's one of the finalists for UC's Chancellor’s Rising Star Awards.

28 Jul 2022

Putting engineering to work in service to the community

Award-winning engineer and emerging leader in the Australian tech sector, Bryce Cronin’s passion for harnessing technology for social good has seen him impact many – this year, he’s a finalist for the Chancellor’s Rising Star Award at the University of Canberra’s Distinguished Alumni Awards.

27 Jul 2022

Davis Atkin on hockey, pride & coming out

There's so much more that meets the eye when it comes to Davis Atkin. A national level hockey player in Canberra, the UC Elite Athlete is also making waves in the beauty industry.

25 Jul 2022
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UC represented at Birmingham Commonwealth Games

Three University of Canberra athletes have competed at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

08 Aug 2022

Canberrans are happier than other Australians, report finds

Canberrans have reported higher wellbeing than Australians in other parts of the country, according to new UC research.

05 Aug 2022

Celebrating the changemakers: UC alumni honoured at Distinguished Alumni Awards 2022

Held at the University of Canberra’s inaugural Night of Nights celebration, the awards recognised the amazing contributions of alumni in their sectors and communities.

04 Aug 2022
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