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The University of Melbourne has launched the largest philanthropic Campaign in its 160-year history, seeking to raise $500 million by 2017.

Public health experts from Australia and India will collaborate on new research about non-communicable, lifestyle-related diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, stroke and cancers, thanks to new funding from the University of Melbourne.

Respected indigenous Australian Noel Pearson has been named a Vice-Chancellor’s Fellow of the University of Melbourne. 

The University of Melbourne will welcome tens of thousands of visitors to its Parkville and Southbank campuses for Open Day, this Sunday 16 August from 10am to 4pm.

The University of Melbourne has retained its position of 44th in the world according to the latest Academic Ranking of World Universities results, released today.

The Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) is poised to be one of Australia’s greatest assets for medical research, according to the University of Melbourne’s head of research.

Gumatj leader and Yothu Yindi Foundation chairman Galarrwuy Yunupingu AM has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the University of Melbourne during a special ceremony in northeast Arnhem Land.

Former US Vice President and Nobel Laureate Al Gore will deliver a presentation on the impacts of and solutions to the climate crisis at the University of Melbourne on Monday, 27 July.

The Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences Professor Stephen Smith has announced with some sadness his departure from the University of Melbourne citing a change in his family circumstances.

A commitment to sustainability and a renewed focus on global engagement with universities, industry and community are at the heart of the University of Melbourne’s latest strategic plan, released today.