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The University of Melbourne is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor John Fazakerley as its new Dean of the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences (FVAS).

The University of Melbourne has again been named the top university in Australia according to the latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

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

Shimmerlands, a two-month festival of music, cinema, food and social activities starts today at the University of Melbourne’s Parkville Campus.

In recognition of the remarkable generosity of The Ian Potter Foundation, the University of Melbourne today announced it will name the new Melbourne Conservatorium of Music building, The Ian Potter Southbank Centre.

Completing a master’s degree while raising an 18 month old might not sound like perfect timing, but being able to study online made that possible for Christie Cline. She not only pulled off all of the above, but became the first wholly online student to graduate from the University of Melbourne at the same time.

Many high-achieving VCE students will start their journey at the University of Melbourne next year with fully paid scholarships under the National Scholarship Program.

This week, the School of Mathematics and Statistics Building was renamed the Peter Hall building, in honour of the late Professor Peter Hall, an ARC Laureate Fellow and distinguished University of Melbourne theoretical statistician who died in January 2016. 

Three University of Melbourne students have been awarded New Colombo Plan Scholarships, an initiative of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

The University of Melbourne will progress with a new strategy that seeks to provide greater public acknowledgement of the institution’s historic diversity across all of its campuses.

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