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27 June 2017
Build rural medical-career pipeline, not another medical school

The University of Sydney’s School of Rural Health is calling on the federal government to redouble its efforts to increase the number of doctors working in regional and rural Australia. 

19 June 2017
University sponsors Garma Youth Forum

As sponsor of this year’s Garma Youth Forum, we’ll host workshops for school students run by our Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Faculty of Science, Sydney College of the Arts as well as the Sydney University Law Society.

16 June 2017
Easing the burden of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease

The University’s Charles Perkins Centre has released a new free MOOC (massive open online course), revealing the fascinating way our bodies work and how chronic diseases can be tackled.

15 June 2017
Sydney ranked in top 100 in university reputation rankings

The University of Sydney has been ranked among the top 100 most prestigious universities in the world in the 2017 Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings.

08 June 2017
Sydney ranked in world’s top 50 universities

The University of Sydney has been ranked in the top 50 universities in the world for the 14th year in a row.

07 June 2017
Teachers must disrupt the classroom in the automation age

As a Sydney Ideas panelist set to debate Australian schools, Professor Michael Anderson explains how teachers can be change-makers in an unfolding automation age. 

10 May 2017
2017 federal budget explained: 6 things you need to know

What will the 2017 federal budget mean for you? From housing affordability and major infrastructure spending to the Medicare Rebate Scheme and tax breaks, University of Sydney experts share their insights on the budget.

01 May 2017
Vice-Chancellor receives Order of Australia at Government House

University of Sydney Vice-Chancellor Dr Michael Spence was awarded an Australia Day Honour during a ceremony at Government House in Canberra. The award recognised his eminent service to the higher education sector.

24 April 2017
US Vice-President Mike Pence meets Vice-Chancellor Michael Spence

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sydney, Dr Michael Spence, met with the US Vice-President Mike Pence as part of a three-day visit to Australia.

19 April 2017
Is there value in a graduate certificate or diploma?

When considering a postgraduate degree, the choice isn’t only deciding whether to do a master’s degree (coursework) or a PhD (research) – there are other postgraduate study options that could help you achieve your goals.