Tag: ABC News

15
Nov

Victorian secondary schools face population squeeze as baby-boom generation comes of age

At Melton Secondary College, perched on the fringe of Melbourne’s north-western sprawl, teachers are forced to roster class heating and cooling.

11
Apr

Interview with ABC News Perth: Is university worth the cost?

The Federal Government is considering reducing the threshold where students need to start paying back their HECS-HELP debt. 

11
Apr

Interview with ABC News: Are degrees worth the debt?

Amid the excitement and relief at finishing a university degree, students are also graduating with tens of thousands of dollars in debts.

11
Apr

High-paying jobs aren’t a sure thing, experts say

As thousands of students around Australia throw their academic caps into the sky this month, many of them will be left thousands of dollars in debt. 

29
Aug

Top-performing NSW universities revealed in latest tertiary ranking

The top-performing universities in New South Wales have been revealed in the latest ranking of tertiary institutions from The Good Universities Guide.

30
Aug

University of Tasmania recognised for enrolling disadvantaged students

The University of Tasmania (UTAS) needs to improve staffing and resources if it wants to attract more international students, a union says. 

29
Aug

Top-performing NSW universities revealed in latest tertiary ranking

The top-performing universities in New South Wales have been revealed in the latest ranking of tertiary institutions from The Good Universities Guide. 

19
Aug

ANU has the highest qualified staff in Canberra

The Australian National University (ANU) rates lowest in terms of student satisfaction but has the highest qualified staff amongst Canberra universities, according to The Good Universities Guide. The Guide assigned a two out of five rating to student satisfaction with teaching quality, with the ANU ranked behind both the University of Canberra (UC) and the Australian Catholic University. However the

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