Tag: mature-age students

23
Apr

Set sights on mid-year start

If you are looking to start a new course at TAFE or university, you don’t have to wait until 2020. Many institutions offer mid-year entry across a huge variety of study areas and qualifications, from vocational certificates right through to postgraduate degrees.

14
Feb

Could you face going back to school?

At 43, Louise Brinkmann never expected to be stuffing text books into a bag for her first day of class.

6
Sep

Higher learning is a societal good for all

Education Minister Simon Birmingham is being disingenuous when he says: “Less than half of all school-leavers go to uni so that’s a lot of taxpayers providing funding for a public good”.

31
Aug

Sunshine Coast graduates struggling to find work

University of the Sunshine Coast executive Professor Birgit Lohmann concedes there are challenges facing the area, as latest figures show local graduates are struggling to find work.

30
Aug

Charles Sturt University getting on with the job: graduates top employment list

A focus on quality teaching has helped push Charles Sturt University to the top of the list for graduates finding jobs.

29
Aug

Queensland university boasts best graduate salary in country

A Queensland regional university is “head and shoulders” above the national graduate salary average while most regional universities have outperformed their metro counterparts for graduate jobs, new research shows.

29
Aug

Choosing the right university

How do you know if you’re choosing the right university for you? 

29
Aug

Regional unis top city cousins in graduate employment rankings

Rankings measuring student experience, graduate employment outcomes and starting salaries have placed Australia’s regional universities on top. 

29
Aug

Regional universities outperform metro counterparts in wages, employment

Regional universities in Queensland are outperforming their metropolitan counterparts in graduate salary and employment opportunities, a national university guide has found. 

29
Aug

NSW regional graduates earning top dollar and securing more job opportunities than metro peers

New South Wales regional universities are outperforming metropolitan institutions when it comes to securing graduate jobs and top salaries, according to The Good Universities Guide 2017, released today by the Good Education Group.