Get, the Sydney-based university payments startup formerly known as Qnect, has raised $3.4 million in a funding round led by Vertex Ventures and Click Ventures.
The University of Technology Sydney (UTS) has launched the UTS Startups program to encourage more students into startups.
Brigie is partnering with educational institutions to list their courses on the site for international students to search through and apply for.
First launched as an app through which uni students could easily buy things from merchants, QPay is now moving into the digital banking space.
The life of a stereotypical university student as presented in popular culture seems pretty sweet: sleeping through lectures, drinks at the uni bar between classes, and house parties on the weekend. Reality is often harder, with many students managing work and their coursework as the amount of quality facetime they get with academics shrinks. In… Read more »
The Australian National University (ANU) has become the latest local university to open a space for students to work on entrepreneurial projects, this week launching coworking hub Square One at its Canberra campus.
The University of Queensland has appointed a Chief Student Entrepreneur to inspire and mentor fellow student innovators at the university.
Monash University has partnered with Bosch Australia to create an agtech facility in Melbourne, which will work on the creation and testing of smart farming techniques.
The WiRE program works to research entrepreneurship and build frameworks which can help support women founders across the state.
RMIT launches Blockchain Innovation Hub to investigate blockchain regulation and social implications
RMIT has launched the RMIT Blockchain Innovation Hub, a research centre that will work to understand the social science of blockchain, and develop policies.
Tuty is an online tutoring marketplace offering online lessons for university students and “Tuty Points”, a loyalty program helping students save.
Galileo Ventures, is looking to raise $20 million to support startups founded by students at Australian and New Zealand universities.
RMIT University has announced the launch of RMIT Activator City Hub, a new space to support the university members with innovative ideas and programs.
Perth-based startup StopRotor is developing an aeroplane-helicopter hybrid capable of reaching higher speeds and longer flight times than a helicopter.
Qnect Technologies has had its customer data stolen, with the hackers threatening to publish the information online unless the business paid out bitcoins.