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UC and ACU excel in latest young university world rankings

The University of Canberra and Australian Catholic University have both improved their standing among the world’s top young universities in the prestigious 2017 Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings published on 6 April 2017.

The Capital's newest students made to feel at home

Australian and International students commencing their studies in Canberra in 2017 will be formally welcomed in March at a special event by the Minister for Higher Education, Training and Research, Meegan Fitzharris MLA.

Canberra’s PhD graduates encouraged to stay

International students who have been awarded a PhD by a Canberra university can now apply for fee free streamlined ACT nomination of their Skilled Nominated (subclass190) visa.

Canberra: Australia's Education Capital

The ACT International Education Strategy – Canberra: Australia’s Education Capital - was launched by the Chief Minister and Minister for Higher Education, Training and Research on Friday 2 September 2016.

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Study Canberra Newsletter

Issue 1 – October 2015

In this issue: Welcome to our first issue! | QS World University Rankings 2015–16 | Fee waiver helps attract smartest minds to Canberra’s universities | Insider Guide for international students | Friends and family visiting Canberra | Study Canberra Student Ambassador profile - Heidi
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Issue 2 – December 2015

In this issue: Canberra cracks top 20 in QS Best Student Cities | Class of 2016 – Prepare for arrival | Free Wi-Fi across Canberra | Important dates for semester one | Student Ambassador profile – Siddharth
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Issue 3 – March 2016

In this issue: Chief Minister welcomes new students | Meet our 2016 Student Ambassadors | Study Canberra meets thousands of students at O’Week | CBR 31 Days | Direct international flights for Canberra
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Issue 4 – September 2016

In this issue: Launch of the ACT International Education Strategy | Attracting and welcoming new students | Taiwanese Study Tour | Student Ambassador profile - Annaz | One good thing after another
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Issue 5 – December 2016

In this issue: Study Canberra 2017 scholarships | CIT student wins Australian Apprentice of the Year | Welcome to new students in 2017 | Student Ambassador profile - Didin | Summer in the Capital
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