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Kickstart your career with Industry Based Learning in Engineering and IT
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Kickstart your career with Industry Based Learning in Engineering and IT

Engineering and IT students at Melbourne benefit from a range of Industry Based Learning and internship initiatives, allowing students to get a foot in the door with leading industry employers.

Engineering and IT in high demand at Open Day
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Engineering and IT in high demand at Open Day

Thousands of future students and their families descended on the University of Melbourne this week to find out all about study options in Engineering and IT, as part of the University of Melbourne’s Open Day.

Major Investors Support Former MAP Startup
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Major Investors Support Former MAP Startup

Major investor Sydney Angels Sidecar Fund has added its support to former Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) startup VenueMob. The venture has received $530,000 from a follow-round of funding, which could take VenueMob overseas.

MAP Alumni are key partners for the Melbourne Spring Fashion Week
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MAP Alumni are key partners for the Melbourne Spring Fashion Week

Australia’s premier social shopping community Bluesky, founded by Master of Engineering (electrical) alumni David Mah and Nigel Ang, will be partnering with this year’s Melbourne Spring Fashion Week. With the help of the Melbourne Accelerator (MAP), this startup has grown from a dream of synthesising catalogues to providing a tool for customers to shop runway looks directly from a range of digital devices.

Professor Stan Skafidas
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Screening along the spectrum: The search for a genetic test for autism

In the latest edition of Up Close, Dr Shane Huntington speaks to neuropsychiatrist Professor Chris Pantelis and neural engineering research Professor Stan Skafidas about the potential for using genetics to improve the diagnosis of autism.

Australia’s top ranked university now in world 50
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Australia’s top ranked university now in world 50

The University of Melbourne, Australia’s top ranked university, has been ranked 44 in the world in the Academic Ranking of World Universities – the first time any Australian university has made it under 50 in this ranking.