“Change of this scale has not been attempted in Australia before”: Vice Chancellor Ian O’Connor

In response to plans by the Abbott Government to cut higher education funding, Vice Chancellor Ian O’Connor has vowed that Griffith University will maintain tuition fees at the current level for domestic undergraduate coursework students enrolling in the 2014 mid-semester intake.

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2014 Federal Budget: Have your say and sign the petition today!

Higher Degree by Research students are being asked to foot the bill for their Masters and PhD qualifications as a result of the 2014-15 Federal Budget, with the Research Training Scheme to be slashed by $173.7 million and RTS places added to the HELP scheme from 1 January 2016.

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Emergency rally to say no against cuts and fee hikes: Wednesday, 21 May, CBD

The National Union of Students Queensland will hold an emergency rally in Brisbane CBD on Wednesday, 21 May, to voice our concerns over the proposed cuts to higher education as outlined in the 2014 budget handed down by treasurer Joe Hockey earlier this week.

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