Welcome
to our first edition

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QS World University Rankings 2015–16

Two of Canberra’s universities enjoyed big ranking jumps in the recently released QS World University Rankings for 2015–16. The Australian National University broke into the world’s top 20, becoming Australia’s highest ranked university, and the University of Canberra improved 100 places.

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Fee Waiver Helps Attract Smartest
Minds to Canberra’s Universities

From 1 January 2016 dependents of international research students studying in Canberra will have their public school fees waived in a move that will help cement Canberra's position as Australia's university town.

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Insider Guide for International Students

The Insider Guide for International Students is written with input from locals to help you navigate the first steps on your exciting new adventure as a Canberra student. The Guide provides information on everything from setting up a bank account to ordering a local coffee and where the best social hot spots are located – you’ll feel at home in no time. It’s available online and hard copies are distributed to new students.

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Friends and Family Visiting Canberra

Student’s friends and family who visit Canberra are often surprised by how much there is to do and see!
Whether you are here for a weekend or a few weeks, you’re spoilt for choice with such a great range of activities and attractions.
Visit Canberra’s website has a comprehensive list of Canberra’s must do's and a huge selection of year-round events.

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Study Canberra's Student Ambassadors

As a Canberra local, Heidi knows better than most why Canberra provides the perfect mix for students.

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