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Young people from rural and low socio-economic background continue to face high barriers to further and higher education.

The Faculty of the VCA and Music (VCAM) and the University of Melbourne have today released a 30-page discussion paper, Defining the Future for the Faculty of the VCA and Music at the University of Melbourne.

Gen X and Gen Y share many of the same traits and, in many ways, aren’t as different as we may think.

The full transcript of evidence from the1939 'Black Friday' Bushfires Royal Commission has been unearthed at the University of Melbourne, providing a compelling insight into the Royal Commission and fire management practices of 70 years ago.

Victoria’s Charter of Human Rights will come under the spotlight at the annual Chancellor’s Human Rights Lecture at the University of Melbourne tomorrow.

Professor Mark Considine has been appointed to a five-year term as Dean of the Faculty of Arts at the University of Melbourne, following an international search and a rigorous selection process.

The University of Melbourne’s six New Generation courses have captured 13 per cent of all first preferences for Commonwealth-supported places (CSPs) in the VTAC system, according to early 2010 VTAC preference data.

University of Melbourne science graduate Jack Fuller, 24, has been awarded the prestigious Victorian Rhodes Scholarship for further study at Oxford University in 2010.

The University of Melbourne will ensure its graduates have capabilities, skills and familiarity with Indigenous peoples and issues with the launch of a new Institute.

How teenagers feel about school directly impacts how successful they are likely to be later in life, a new study has revealed.