The Good Universities Guide first appeared in the early ‘90s, when the Dawkins system was getting going. As universities have expanded enrolments and changed how they teach, the guide has grown with them – providing information for starting students on what it all means.
Going to university is a substantial achievement for anybody but for an individual who is the first in their family to do so, a tertiary education is particularly significant.
The University of Wollongong’s standing among Australia’s leading teaching and learning institutions has been reaffirmed, receiving five stars and ranking ahead of all other NSW universities in several categories in the 2019 Good Universities Guide.
School leavers and others thinking about heading to university now have a new metric to weigh up when considering their study options.
The Good Universities Guide will feature a ‘first generation’ five-star rating for the first time in 2019.
Queensland universities have proved their mettle against the nation’s best in the latest Good University Guide, released on Monday, with Bond University ranking number one for several aspects of student experience.
Australia is in the midst of a healthcare boom and it is showing no signs of slowing down.
Growing numbers of students are flocking to study healthcare courses at WA universities, an analysis of enrolment trends reveals.
The University of Southern Queensland has labelled a Federal Government report showing the university’s low completion rate as “misleading”.
Education Minister Simon Birmingham is being disingenuous when he says: “Less than half of all school-leavers go to uni so that’s a lot of taxpayers providing funding for a public good”.