The Sun (Malaysia)
At the fore of education and research
> Monash University offers all-encompassing, global-centric, quality education
MONASH University, Australia’s largest international institution offers an extensive educational programme, covering traditional and emerging disciplines. These are delivered through the universities 10 faculties, which offer undergraduate, postgraduate and research courses.
Founded in 1961 in Melbourne, Australia’s Monash University has grown from a single campus with just 400 students, to become an impressive network of campuses and education centres, with partnerships across the globe.
With five local campuses throughout Victoria, an international campus in Malaysia, a joint graduate school in China, a learning centre in Italy, and a research centre in India - Monash now encompasses some 60,000 students and 310,000 alumni from over 170 countries. It is recognised as the youngest member of the prestigious “Group of Eight”, a coalition of leading Australian universities, and is ranked 73 in Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2015) and among the top 50 universities globally in the Engineering and Technology, Arts and Humanities and Clinical, Pre-clinical and Health disciplines.
Monash is also a researchintensive university acclaimed for its many breakthroughs in the areas of health, accident prevention, sustainability and chemistry. In fact, the university is known for its collaborations between a variety of industry, government and community groups, allowing its researchers to share their discoveries with the world.
While Monash is considered young by institutional standards, it combines the merits of youth – energy, ambition and intellectual fearlessness with academic qualities of a world-class university.
Besides delivering academics who are among the top in the world, the university also owns world-leading facilities and technologies giving it wideranging capabilities across many fields, sectors and industries. All this combined allows the university to deliver pioneering teaching methods, conduct transformative research and extend a global influence.
Monash delivers courses via 10 faculties that include art, design and architecture; arts; business and economics; education; engineering; information technology; law; medicine, nursing and health sciences; pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences; and science.
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