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Encyclopedia > Monash University, Caulfield campus

Monash University, Caulfield campus is a campus of Monash University located in Caulfield, which is a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, in the state of Victoria. The university is comprised of 13,400 students of which 52.8% are female and 57.1% of students are enrolled in undergraduate courses. Monash University is Australias largest university with about 55,000 students. ... Caulfield is a suburb of Australia, in the state of Victoria. ... ‹ The template below has been proposed for deletion. ... Emblems: Pink heath (floral)Weedy Seadragon (Aquatic) helmeted honeyeater (bird) Leadbeaters possum (faunal) Motto: Peace and Prosperity Slogan or Nickname: Garden State, The Place To Be, On The Move Other Australian states and territories Capital Melbourne Government Const. ...

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History

The campus was founded as the Caulfield Technical School in 1922. A Junior Technical High School was added in the 1950s, with the Technical School becoming a Senior Technical High School. They separated in 1958 with the junior school absorbed by other technical schools in the area and the senior school became Caulfield Technical College. In the 1970s it became the Caulfield Institute of Technology. In 1982 the Caulfield Institute of Technology amalgamated with the State College of Victoria at Frankston to form the Chisholm Institute of Technology. This Institurion merged with Monash University in 1990 and became Monash University, Caulfield campus. [1]


Transport

Caulfield campus is located 10 kilometres from Melbourne's city centre on Dandenong Road (Princes Highway). The trip from Melbourne will take about 25 minutes in peak hour and 15 minutes at other times. If you are coming from Melbourne Airport, add another 45 minutes in peak hour. (Melways map ref. 68 F1) The Princes Highway is a segment of Australias Highway 1 that extends from Sydney to Adelaide, via Melbourne. ... Melbourne Airport (IATA: MEL, ICAO: YMML) is located to the north of the city, adjacent to the suburb of Tullamarine, Victoria, Australia. ...


The university is on Melbourne tram route 3 and the journey takes about 35 minutes from the city centre. Tram route 3 is a public transport service in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. ...


Caulfield train station is only a hundred metres from the university and is located on the Frankston-Pakenham line. Trains depart every 20 minutes from Flinders Street Station in the Melbourne CBD. Caulfield railway station (station code: CFD) is a major station in Australias suburban railway network located approximately 10 km South East of Melbournes main central station, Flinders Street Station in Metcard zone 1. ... The Frankston railway line is a suburban railway in Melbourne, Australia. ... The Pakenham railway line is a suburban railway in Melbourne, Australia. ... Flinders Street Station (frequently just called Flinders Street; the context indicates whether the station or the street is being specified) is the central railway station of the suburban rail network of Melbourne, Australia. ... Schematic plan of Hoddles allotments for the village of Melbourne, March,1837 Each block was further subdivided into 20 allotments each 76 perches in area Map of central Melbourne Melbournes CBD. The Hoddle Grid is the layout of the streets in the central business district of Melbourne, Australia. ...


Faculties at the Caulfield campus

  • Arts
  • Art & Design
  • Business and Economics
  • Information Technology
  • Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

External link

  • Monash Caulfield

 
 

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