Government remains the major funder of universities. But it hasn't met its obligations even though many institutions face serious infrastructure decay.
Genetics play a large role in how well someone does at university.
A study finds that there's a gap between the expectation of what university would be like, and the actual experience.
Block subjects at university are receiving a lot of attention, but research says they may not be as effective for learning.
Rigorous they may be, but the new style of exam still leaves students with gaps in their learning skills.
The relationship between higher education and labour market outcomes is overestimated and misinterpreted.
Public vomiting, urination and collapsing in the street are all things international students don't see at home.
What university rankings mean for students.
Students, manage your stress with these top tips.
Fewer young people are drinking these days – but the pressure during freshers’ week can be intense.
Introverts, don’t worry.
Some universities accept students into their teaching degree programs with an ATAR as low as 35. Do we need to raise the bar, or are other factors more important than a high ATAR for teachers?
Students across the world are using social media to research and choose their university.
Research shows that 80% of medical students come from just 20% of the UK's secondary schools.
Does the International Baccalaureate make for a better rounded education for students?
While many military veterans do well on campus, not everyone feels welcome or their views matter. Here's what universities can do better.
Although fewer Australian teens planned on going to university or TAFE than 15 years ago, figures were still higher than the OECD average.
South Africa needs to improve efforts to increase student numbers at technical colleges.
A longstanding view of minorities as outsiders contributes to negative encounters with campus police. A researcher argues how greater empathy can lessen the urge to call the police in the first place.
Low expectations influence disabled young people's educational attainment, finds new study.