News & events

Latest news and upcoming events

Every day we make new research discoveries, deliver excellence in education and forge partnerships that have a global impact.

Search news

Browse by category


Select all - Clear all

New manufacturing centre to boost medicines export

A new world-class medicines manufacturing centre in Melbourne will provide a major boost in the export of medicines manufactured in Victoria.

Medicine & health

Shedding light on the super system

Despite decades of study into our superannuation system, surprisingly little is known about the level of financial assets Australians have when they retire, particularly for households.


Monash University alumni descend on Melbourne for Global Leaders’ Summit

Distinguished Monash University alumni from around the world are coming home to Monash for the University’s annual Global Leaders’ Summit on 5 and 6 September.

Alumni news

Monash researchers involved in third detection of gravitational waves, opening new window into astronomy

Monash researchers are proud to be part of the recent third detection of gravitational waves by the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO), which opens a new window in astronomy.


Role model status of AFL players drives Monash University and Melbourne Football Club partnership

Monash University has teamed up with the Melbourne Football Club in a new pilot study aimed at reducing the high number of ‘reluctant readers’ in Australian primary schools.

Learning & teaching
Dr Glenn Begley (R), the Hon. John Brumby (L)

CEO appointed to new medicines discovery venture, BioCurate Pty Ltd

An outstanding industry leader with exceptional national and global experience in successfully propelling important biomedical discoveries out of the lab and into the market has been appointed inaugural CEO of BioCurate Pty Ltd.

University news
The smashed avo debate

The smashed avo debate misses inequality within generations

There’s no doubt there are differences between the experiences and opportunities of young people compared to their parents. But when you enter the smashed avocado debate of baby boomers versus millennials, you overlook the inequality between

Arts & culture
Alice De Jonge

China’s market lesson will be one of wealth transfer

by Alice De Jonge The recent collapse in the Chinese share market was preceded by a boom – a boom that was, in turn, fuelled by relaxed restrictions on margin...