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Water solutions without a grain of salt

Monash University researchers have developed technology that can deliver clean water to thousands of communities worldwide.

Engineering & technology

Subjects rise up rankings into global top 10

Monash University subjects ranked among 10 best in  the world, according to new global rankings

University news

The hidden face of modern slavery

A landmark sex workers' court case in Melbourne led to the establishment of a modern legal definition of slavery in international law.

Lens

Mining engineering graduates in short supply

Despite the shrinking pool of mining engineering graduates, the industry is crying out for new talent.

Lens
perth

Monash University boosts ties with Asia-Pacific and Germany at international conference

Monash University is set to further strengthen its industry and government partnerships in the Asia Pacific and Germany, and engage with potential new partners, at an international conference in Perth.

University news

Monash Earth Scientists involved in discovery of a new mineral

In the harshest of environments in far-east Russia, Monash scientists have played a leading role in the discovery of a new mineral, which could revolutionise the future of the mining industry.

Science
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Is Melbourne the music capital of Australia? Sydney or Adelaide might pip it to the post

Melbourne’s successful bid to host a prestigious international conference on music cities in 2018 has been hailed as a golden opportunity for it to cement its status as “Australia’s music capital”, and “a global

Arts & culture
Gov's oil and gas tax

Government’s oil and gas tax response will leave regional communities at a loss

Falling revenues from petroleum mining, that spurred a review of the Petroleum Resource Rent Tax (PRRT), have hit regional communities hard and these same communities aren’t likely to get any relief from the government response.

Business

Janis Joplin and Sharon Jones add a feminist beat to the Melbourne Film Festival

Two of the twelve music documentaries featured in the Melbourne International Film Festival’s Backbeat program this year are about iconic female blues singers: Janis Joplin and Sharon Jones.

Arts & culture