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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: Jack Bell

Jack Bell thought his future lay in the theatre, and university wasn't initially even a consideration - but today he's on the postgrad research path at the University of Canberra, as he helps look for a cure for chronic Hepatitis B.

09 Apr 2024

"We couldn’t be more grateful to be where we are today"

UC’s own Keanna Costa has lived both the dream and the nightmare of motherhood, as her son Eli was diagnosed with neuroblastoma, a rare form of childhood cancer. Now, Keanna and husband Fiore are raising awareness and funds and lobbying for more research to fight the disease.

04 Apr 2024

Grads 2024: Angela Deka

When a career in cultural heritage called to Angela Deka, the University of Canberra answered.

02 Apr 2024
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Affiliated Schools Agreement inked, UC launches second phase of leading partnership

The ACT Government and the University of Canberra have signed on for another five years of the successful, industry-leading partnership.

11 Apr 2024

UC, UnitingCare report finds almost one million Australian children at risk of being country’s most socially excluded

A new report by the University of Canberra and UnitingCare Australia measures the social exclusion risk for children under 15 years old in communities across Australia.

05 Apr 2024

Taste of Cyber at UC showcases the diversity of a career in cybersecurity

Hosted by Canberra Cyber Hub and the University of Canberra, the innovative event saw Canberra cyber institutes organise engaging hands-on activities for students of four higher education institutions.

03 Apr 2024
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