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University named best in Australia for technical subjects

April 11 / 58

The University has been ranked first in Australia in the QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) World University Rankings’ first top 100 list for technical subjects.

Festival of Ideas 2011 launches

March 11 / 57

The University’s second Festival of Ideas, the Pursuit of Identity: Landscape, History, Genetics, was launched by Vice-Chancellor Professor Glyn Davis and Festival Director Patrick McCaughey on Tuesday 22 March.

University signs Memorandum of Understanding with Zoos Victoria

March 11 / 56

Vice-Chancellor Professor Glyn Davis signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Zoos Victoria to officially acknowledge a new partnership on Monday 7 March.

Melbourne appoints the first Director of the Australia India Institute

March 11 / 55

The University of Melbourne has appointed one of India's leading thinkers and writers on international relations, Professor Amitabh Mattoo, as the inaugural Director of the Australia India Institute.

University receives $21m for pioneering stem cell research

December 10 / 50

The University has been awarded $21 million from the Australian Research Council to establish Stem Cells Australia (SCA), an initiative that will position Australia as a major world player in stem cell research.

Engagement Awards recognise inspirational work of staff and students

October 10 / 46

The annual Vice-Chancellor’s Engagement Awards were held in the Elisabeth Murdoch Theatre on Friday 1 October.

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