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(THE YUR, 2022)

#17 in the Young Universities World Ranking

(THE, 2022)

Top 5 in the world for reducing inequalities

(THE Impact Rankings, 2023)

#1 in Canberra for graduate employment

(GUG, 2024)

News and stories


Grads 2024: Elise Jay

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy graduate Elise Jay is passionate about helping people with everyday tasks that are important to them and hopes to one day practice in a rural setting, providing better access to allied health.

25 Mar 2024

Grads 2024: Bradley Moggridge

Dr Bradley Moggridge has just completed his PhD in Indigenous Knowledge and Water Resources Science at the University of Canberra, and aims to share his knowledge to change perceptions and affect change.

22 Mar 2024

Grads 2024: Ed Barrow

Bachelor of Science in Psychology (Honours) graduate Ed Barrow is passionate about adolescent mental health, with his work at UC and in the community earning him the 2024 Herbert Burton Medal.

20 Mar 2024
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UC welcomes newest members of alumni community at the March 2024 graduations

The recent graduation ceremonies at the University of Canberra saw a welcome return to pre-pandemic levels of attendance.

20 Mar 2024

NCACL celebrates 50 years of championing Australian children’s stories

The National Centre for Australian Children’s Literature marked its half-century birthday with week-long celebrations, at its home in the University of Canberra.

15 Mar 2024

UC announces new Indigenous Leadership Strategy

The University of Canberra announced a new three-year Indigenous Leadership Strategy this week, providing the framework for a whole-of-university approach to recognising the respect and inclusion of Indigenous people, knowledge, and cultures.

14 Mar 2024
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