John Ross for The Australian
Most Recent Articles
March 25, 2015
Number of enrolled international students rises 10 percent, and government officials say policy changes position the country well against competitors in Europe and North America.
September 10, 2014
Australian colleges have long used recruiters to woo international students. Now they're turning to companies to help them recruit students within the country, too.
December 17, 2013
Many of Australia's vocational institutions promote themselves in ways that are "too good to be true," study by federal regulator finds.
October 22, 2013
An Australian report says the disappearance of prerequisites in science and mathematics fields has many students entering universities unprepared, and urges they be reintroduced.
August 9, 2013
The Australian government signals its intention to curtail oversight to ensure that "universities are free to flourish."
April 10, 2013
Australian university officials complain that they groan under the regulatory burden imposed by government regulators and agencies.
December 21, 2012
Sector's stratospheric enrollment growth flattens, in wake of policy changes that restricted flow of public funds to students at private institutions.
December 11, 2012
Amid worldwide debate about value of bachelor's degrees and other credentials in labor market come some new data from Australia.