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2020-21 Budget includes $1b in research funding

14 Oct 2020 Education news Government/partner updates

The 2020-21 Budget handed down by Treasurer Frydenburg on 6 October includes $1 billion in research funding to alleviate financial pressure on universities caused by COVID-19.

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Temporary Graduate visa eligbility changes

30 Sep 2020 Education news Government/partner updates

The Department of Home Affairs has announced that graduates impacted by COVID-19 travel restrictions are now able to apply and be granted a Temporary Graduate visa outside Australia.

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International students have the same workplace rights

21 Sep 2020 Education news Government/partner updates

International students have the same workplace rights as all other workers in Australia, including minimum wages, based on the work they do. From 1 July 2020, employees who are 21 years or over and no ...

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New DESE report on student mental health and welfare

1 Sep 2020 Education news Government/partner updates

The Department of Education, Skills and Employment have released the ‘International Students and their Mental Health and Physical Safety’ report. The report outlines seven areas of good practice for t ...

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Snapshot released on education export income by state and territory 2018–19

17 Dec 2019 Higher education Education news Government/partner updates

The Department of Education has released a snapshot that provides an overview of the total export income by state and territory. International education remains the fourth largest export for Australia ...

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Snapshot released on education export income by country 2018–19

2 Dec 2019 Higher education Education news Government/partner updates

The Department of Education has released a snapshot that looks at available data for education export income by country 2018-2019. This snapshot provides an overview of the top ten source markets that ...

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Offshore delivery of Australian VET courses in 2018 snapshot released

11 Nov 2019 Higher education Education news Government/partner updates

The Department of Education has released a snapshot that looks at available data for the offshore delivery of Australian VET courses in 2018. This snapshot provides an overview of vocational education ...

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