Victoria has rated its chances of signing up to the Gonski school funding reforms as 50/50 and denied facing pressure from Opposition Leader Tony Abbott to shun a deal.
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Schools in NSW would lose, on average, $1.7 million in funding over six years if other states and territories do not sign up for the Gonski reforms, Prime Minister Julia Gillard said on Sunday.
RMIT University was fined $37,000 by the Federal Court for breaking workplace laws.
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Professor Francois Bourguignon is part of a conference in Melbourne on May 21-22.
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A new study suggests fee increases could deter students from going to university.
Australian universities are highly regarded overseas, but fall short on promotion.
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