1. Review of Research Policy and Funding Arrangements

    On 7 July 2015  the Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, announced the Australian Government will undertake a review of university research funding and policy as part of its Boosting the Commercial Returns from Research strategy.

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  2. 2019 Research Block Grant Allocations Released

    $1.92 billion to 42 higher education providers through two research block grants sub programs, the ... released a series of consolidated data-sets, which include Research Income (2004-2017), Higher Degree by ... Research Student Load (2004-2014), Higher Degree by Research Students Completions (1989-2017), Publications ...

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  3. Reforms target VET FEE-HELP scammers

    Important reforms will be made to the Australian Government’s VET FEE-HELP scheme to prevent unscrupulous marketers targeting vulnerable Australians and exploiting the scheme.

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  4. 2018 Endeavour Mobility Grants now open

    Tertiary education institutions can now apply for 2018 Endeavour Mobility Grants (EMG)

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  5. Release of the Higher Education Standards Panel’s advice on student academic integrity and cheating

    The Australian Government is moving to deter and respond to incidences of contract cheating in higher education and to support higher education providers to enhance student academic integrity across all institutions. The Government has accepted the advice of the Higher Education Standards Panel into

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  6. Joint Communique 4th AIEC

    The Fourth Australia-India Education Council meeting was held in Adelaide on 29 June 2018 where, the Department of Education and Training of the Government of Australia and the Ministry of Human Resource Development of the Government of India adopted the following Joint Communique.

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