Category Archives: University News

Sydney continues to move up in latest THE rankings

Ranked among world’s best universities The University of Sydney has been ranked 59 in the world in the 2019 Times Higher Education (THE) World University rankings, jumping two places since last year’s rank of 61.   The University of Sydney…

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Sisters do it for themselves

Termite colonies thrive without males   Termite colonies have been found to thrive and reproduce without males, new research from the University of Sydney reveals. The findings provide new evidence that males aren’t required to maintain some advanced animal populations….

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2019 Graduate Workshop on China in the urban age

Environmental challenges and eco-civilisation in China Join a multidisciplinary discussion on China in the age of the Anthropocene. The University of Sydney is organising the inaugural graduate workshop of the recently launched multidisciplinary research program on China in the Urban Age….

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Super boost for artificial intelligence research

Artificial intelligence research bolstered by new supercomputer The University of Sydney has regenerated its supercomputing infrastructure with the commissioning of Artemis 3, a new supercomputer that will support ongoing research into artificial intelligence (AI) and humanoid robotics. The High-Performance Computing…

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