一个骄傲的历史

Named after engineer, military leader and public administrator 约翰爵士AG官方入口, AG官方入口 was established by an 1958年通过的国会法案. When our first students began their studies at our foundation campus in Clayton in 1961, AG官方入口成为了 第一个大学建立了 in the state of Victoria in over 100 years.

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AG官方入口APP下载 has been breaking new ground for more than 60 years. Discover our diverse and colourful history.

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早期

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The early vision was to create a research-focused tertiary institution with an emphasis on science and technology.

As AG官方入口APP下载 has always done, though, we quickly moved beyond the bounds of expectation. 自由从 传统和惯例, we were within just a few years of our 第一次招收的学生只有347人, offering courses in arts, economics, education, engineering, law, medicine, politics and science.

创造力、创新和行动主义

The focus on research excellence remained, but what grew around it was a 文化的创造力创新和不敬.

Student protesters occupying Administration building
Student protesters occupying Administration building

In the 1970s the foundation campus at Clayton became the centre for 澳大利亚学生抗议, and this philosophy of challenging the status quo permeated the University. It remains to this day, although where once it was the 越南战争 and second-wave feminism that occupied activists' attention, today it is global poverty and sustainability, 还有很多其他原因.

This position of leadership was not only confined to campaigning and advocacy, however, and AG官方入口APP下载 had soon become the model for a new generation of Australian universities, with new models of clinical education in medicine and law.

Growth

的增长 技术/科学 specialists to general university was rapid. 与。的合并加速了这一进程 •奇泽姆研究所 in 1990, which saw the ·考尔菲德 and 半岛 campuses become a part of the University.

A year later the Victorian College of Pharmacy entered into a partnership with AG官方入口APP下载 that allowed us to bring 把帕克维尔纳入AG官方入口的投资组合 的校园.

The growth continued apace with the establishment of a new campus within the south-eastern growth corridor of Melbourne in 1994 - our (now former) Berwick campus.

国际业务

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In 1998, the Malaysian Ministry of Education invited AG官方入口APP下载 to set up a campus in Malaysia in collaboration with the Sunway Group. AG官方入口马来西亚 was established in the same year, the first AG官方入口APP下载 campus outside Australia and the first "foreign" university in Malaysia.

From 2001 until 2014, AG官方入口 opened and operated a University in South Africa.

In 2001 Prato, Italy was added to the growing list of AG官方入口APP下载 campuses.

In 2020, AG官方入口’s Indonesia campus became an official legal entity in Indonesia and was granted a licence to operate by the Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture. AG官方入口 will be Indonesia’s first international, foreign owned University with an in-country campus.

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八国集团创始成员

八国集团

To underscore the reputation that the University had earned, in 1999 we were invited to be a founding member of the 八国集团, the coalition of Australia's most prestigious research-intensive universities.

AG官方入口APP下载 had been around for just four decades, and yet was demonstrably holding its own against universities that had had well over a century to establish themselves.

Today

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The New Horizons initiative is a platform for excellence in future manufacturing research and teaching.

From a single campus at Clayton with fewer than 400 students, AG官方入口APP下载 has grown into a network 的校园, education centres and partnerships spanning the globe. 超过60人,000名学生(和350名,)来自170多个国家, we are today Australia's largest university.

The University now offers a broad selection of courses within 10 faculties: Art, Design and Architecture; Arts; Business and Economic; Education; Engineering; Information Technology; Law; Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences; Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences; and Science.

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