Higher Education Research

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The following is a list of all the news items that are associated with Higher Education Research.

Draft 2019 HERDC Specifications and consultation paper released

News | 19 September 2018

Research Training Implementation Plan – first update released

News | 16 August 2018

National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS) 2018 Guidelines

News | 24 June 2018

Release of extended HERDC data

News | 4 May 2018

The department has recently undertaken a process to consolidate the historical data submitted by higher education providers through the Higher Education Research Data Collection (HERDC). As a result, an additional 10 years of HERDC research income data and 9 years of research publications data...

2018 Australian Competitive Grants Register (ACGR) is now available.

News | 2 April 2018

Infographics on Research Block Grants, Higher Degree by Research Student Population and Higher Degree by Research Student Outcomes and Satisfaction Released

News | 23 February 2018

2018 Research Block Grant Allocations Released

News | 22 December 2017

The 2018 research block grants allocations have now been announced and are available to be viewed. In 2018 the Government will provide $1.92 billion to 42 higher education providers through two research block grants sub programs, the Research Training Program (RTP) and the Research Support...

New indicators for reporting higher degree by research students

News | 26 September 2017

From 2018, the department will introduce three new Higher Degree by Research (HDR) indicators to be collected under the Higher Education Data Collection to improve monitoring of the research training system. The first two indicators relate to the submission and completion of a student's thesis. ...

NCRIS Guidelines and Operational Funding Released

News | 25 May 2017

Draft 2018 HERDC Specifications Released

News | 19 May 2017

The Department of Education and Training (the department) has released the Draft 2018 HERDC Specifications. In releasing these specifications ahead of the usual process, the department is aiming to finalise the definitions for 2017 data as early as possible, allowing universities the maximum...

Infographics on Pathway Models Released.

News | 19 May 2017

Research Block Grants has recently released two infographics looking at pathway models and funding for HDR students based on 2014 graduates. ...

2017-18 Budget: Implications for Research Block Grants

News | 17 May 2017

The Government released its 2017-18 Budget which includes a number of measures related to higher education reform.

NCRIS infrastructure and collaboration key to improving survival rates from melanoma

News | 15 May 2017

NCRIS-funded project Bioplatforms Australia (BPA) has played a very direct and important role in a national project to create the largest repository of melanoma tissue samples and data in the world. Access to the datasets will help cancer researchers to understand the biology of melanoma better...

2016 National Research Infrastructure Roadmap is now available

News | 12 May 2017

The 2016 National Research Infrastructure Roadmap (2016 Roadmap) outlines national research infrastructure required for the coming decade so that Australia’s world class research system continues to improve productivity, create jobs, lift economic growth and support a healthy environment. A copy...

Higher Degree by Research graduates receive high employer satisfaction ratings

News | 18 April 2017

ACCSE – applications now open

News | 28 February 2017

Minister announces 2017 Research Block Grant allocations

News | 21 December 2016

Release of Submissions in Response to the Options Paper ‘Driving Innovation, Fairness and Excellence in Australian Higher Education'

News | 24 November 2016

New arrangements for research block grants in 2017

News | 21 October 2016

Australian-US research partnership to advance cancer research

News | 28 July 2016

$16 million boost for research and innovation

News | 27 July 2016

Expert Teams for the 2016 National Research Infrastructure Roadmap

News | 20 May 2016

Delivering a high-performing research sector to Australia: Watt Review response

News | 6 May 2016

The Government has accepted all 28 recommendations of the Watt Review into research policy and funding. ...

Sharpening incentives for research engagement

News | 6 May 2016

The department has released a consultation paper seeking the views of universities and other stakeholders on options to implement changes to Research Block Grants

Eminent Australians to develop research infrastructure roadmap

News | 23 March 2016

A select group of eminent Australian’s from the research community, the university sector, industry and government have been brought together to map out priorities for critical national research infrastructure vital to our nation’s future over the coming decade.