The Hon Christopher Pyne MP
- Minister for Defence
Pyne urges students to reach out to the world
Australian tertiary students will have the chance to reach out to the world in 2016 with the latest round of the Australian Government’s Endeavour Mobility Grants opening today.
NCRIS 2015-16 funding allocations announced
Minister for Education and Training, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today announced funding allocations to 27 critical facilities under the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (…
Education and Training: Skills and knowledge for a prosperous Australia
The 2015 Budget is part of the Commonwealth Government’s plan to build a strong, safe and prosperous future for all Australians.
NAPLAN results to be delivered faster
$16.9 million to help lift teacher quality
The Australian Government will provide an additional $16.9 million over four years to the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL) to improve initial teacher education and…
New plan to recover HECS debt from Aussies living abroad
For the first time ever, Australians who have moved overseas for more than six months will be required to pay back the same amount of their HECS debt as they would if they were residing in…
Dates set for National Literacy and Numeracy Week 2015
Students, teachers and parents have a week of exciting reading, writing and mathematics activities to look forward to after it was announced today that National Literacy and Numeracy Week 2015…
Booming international student numbers continue to grow
Australia’s booming international education sector looks set for even more growth this year according to the latest student enrolment figures, released today.
Sir Robert Menzies Lecture: Liberal values and an agenda for Australia’s future
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$5.4 million to help Indigenous boarding school students
The Australian Government will provide $5.4 million to extend the Indigenous Boarding Initiative throughout the 2015 and 2016 school years.
New funding to preserve Indigenous cultural materials
The Australian Government has today announced an additional $5 million in 2015-16 to strengthen the capacity of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)…
High achievers urged to apply for overseas study and research opportunities
High achieving Australian postgraduate students and researchers have until 30 June to apply for a once-in-a-lifetime overseas research and study opportunity as part of the 2016 Endeavour…