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#1in the world for reducing inequalities
(THE Impact Rankings, 2021)

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(THE, 2021)

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(GUG, 2021)

In the top 16 young universities in the world

(The YUR, 2021)

News and stories


Setting people free from nutrition misinformation

Kate Freeman has seen the unsustainable impacts of quick fix diets and extreme measures to achieve nutrition goals – so she created The Healthy Eating Hub, to empower people to eat better. She's one of the finalists for UC's Chancellor’s Rising Star Awards.

28 Jul 2022

Putting engineering to work in service to the community

Award-winning engineer and emerging leader in the Australian tech sector, Bryce Cronin’s passion for harnessing technology for social good has seen him impact many – this year, he’s a finalist for the Chancellor’s Rising Star Award at the University of Canberra’s Distinguished Alumni Awards.

27 Jul 2022

Davis Atkin on hockey, pride & coming out

There's so much more that meets the eye when it comes to Davis Atkin. A national level hockey player in Canberra, the UC Elite Athlete is also making waves in the beauty industry.

25 Jul 2022
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UC makes $1 million investment in sport

Ten new PhD scholarships focused on promoting women in sport will be funded as part of a $1million sport strategy commitment from the University of Canberra.

16 Aug 2022

Gathering of Indigenous creatives facilitated by UC and ArtsACT

In a celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the arts, a roundtable event was held on Sunday, jointly run by the University of Canberra's Centre for Creative and Cultural Research and ArtsACT.

11 Aug 2022

UC represented at Birmingham Commonwealth Games

Three University of Canberra athletes have competed at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

08 Aug 2022
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