Tag: Sydney Morning Herald


Some universities miss the mark on student outcomes

An Australian universities rating has ranked the best and worst universities for a number of student experience and outcome measures.


Uni entry scores poor measure of degree quality

The universities that are the hardest to get into may not be delivering the best experience or employment outcomes for their students, new research shows.


Making sense of university rankings

The 2017 Good Universities Guide was released on Monday 29 August 2016 and, in it, prospective students will find a very different list of Australia’s top universities. 


Sydney’s university open day competition

On Saturday, the main western thoroughfare out of the CBD will become a sea of prospective students, as three universities and Sydney TAFE vie for business at their annual open days. 


Survey shows teaching quality is better at some less prestigious universities

Can you assume that a more prestigious university such as Melbourne or Monash will you give you the best education? Many students make a beeline to list a Group of Eight university as their first preference for university study. Perhaps they need to stop and think more carefully about their university choices. The latest edition of The Good Universities Guide

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