StudyCanberra News Archive

Student Ambassador Recruitment for 2019

11/10/2018
Study Canberra is looking for current ACT students who are passionate about living and studying in Canberra.


Tertiary Open Day, 25 August 2018

14/08/2018
Canberra's world-class tertiary institutions will collectively open their doors for one huge day on 25 August 2018.


Canberra Retains Top 25 Student City Ranking

25/05/2018
The Best Student Cities for 2018 have been released by QS with our nation's young capital ranked among some heavy hitters from around the globe.


Canberra named a top ten city to visit in 2018 by Lonely Planet

03/11/2017
Lonely Planet, the leading global travel authority, has named Canberra third in the world’s Top 10 Cities, in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2018 - ranking higher than any Australian city has been before.


CISA Conference 2017 to be held in Canberra this July

01/06/2017
The 7th annual Council of International Students Australia (CISA) National Conference will be held in Canberra from 3 to 6 July 2017.


UC and ACU excel in latest young university world rankings

12/04/2017
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

22/02/2017
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

04/11/2016
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

02/09/2016
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.


Canberra Tertiary Open Day - 27 August 2016

22/08/2016
Where all the big ideas happen!


Thousands of students greeted at Canberra CareersXpo

01/08/2016
Study Canberra Student Ambassadors will be out in force this week to promote Canberra’s education credentials to students from local and regional NSW schools.


ACT Govt continues strong partnership with tertiary education sector

21/07/2016
A joint media release from the Chief Minister and the Minister for Higher Education, Training and Research


Study Canberra Airport Welcome Desk

07/07/2016
The Study Canberra Airport Welcome Desk will greet students flying into the ACT to commence their studies in Semester 2, 2016


Singapore Airlines announces direct international flights to Canberra

20/01/2016
Having family and friends visit just got a whole lot easier with direct international flights to Canberra! The 'Capital Express Route' – linking Canberra with Singapore and Wellington – will take off from September 2016.


New Zealand citizens now eligible to apply for Higher Education Loan Programme (HELP) loan

13/01/2016
The Australian Government has passed legislation to provide HELP loans to New Zealand citizens who are Special Category Visa (SCV) holders and meet the requisite criteria...


The Australian National University (ANU) tops the nation for research excellence

22/12/2015
ANU leads the nation in research excellence, boosting its reputation for world-class research in the latest Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) results...


University of Canberra receives $300,000 for sports technology and health research

22/12/2015
The University of Canberra has received $300,000 from the ACT Government to develop new sports technology and collect data to tackle major health issues...


University of Canberra cracks world’s top 100 young universities

22/12/2015
The University of Canberra has again improved it's world rankings, this time as one of the top 100 "young" universities in the world. The prestigious Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) rankings agency has placed Canberra University in the 91-100 band of universities under 50 years old...


Canberra ranks #17 in QS Best Student Cities 2016

22/12/2015
Having only entered the QS Best Student Cities for the first time in 2014, Australia’s national capital consolidates its place in the top 20 in the 2016 index, climbing from 21 to 17. Canberra is one of seven Australian cities represented in the QS Best Student Cities index, alongside Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and the Gold Coast..