Why Study in Australia?
Studying in Australia is a fantastic way to further your education and boost your career prospects.
DISCOVER HOW TO BE AN INNOVATIVE, AGILE THINKER
Australian universities, colleges and schools are committed to equipping you with practical skills and knowledge to help you succeed in your chosen industry. As global demand booms for entrepreneurial and innovative thinkers, Australian education providers have re-engineered their approaches to teaching and learning to inspire thought-leading creativity among students in every discipline. Australian universities, colleges and schools will teach you the practical skills and theoretical knowledge to help you succeed in a fast-changing world and remain agile in uncertain times.
STUDY AT GLOBALLY RANKED INSTITUTIONS
Australia is setting international standards for excellence in education. The Australian education sector comprises world-leading education institutions, premium training facilities, and outstanding lecturers and student support services.
GAIN WORK EXPERIENCE WHILE YOU STUDY
Australian institutions provide an education designed to help you succeed in the global workforce. An Australian qualification will make you very attractive to potential employers in Australia, at home and around the world. Many Australian degrees and vocational courses include work experience programs and internships so you can gain hands-on industry experience and grow your professional network while you study. Once you complete your degree, you may also be eligible to stay and work in Australia. While studying, you can work up to 20 hours per week during the semester and full-time during the semester break. This can be a great way to find study-related work or simply pay for your lifestyle in
ACCESS EXTENSIVE STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES
Australian institutions offer a huge range of student support services to help you settle into your new life in Australia. Education providers must comply with strict quality control and government accreditation measures so you can be assured you will receive only the best service. In several cities and towns, there are dedicated international student support centres, each offering practical advice and support on issues like legal rights, job skills and opportunities to meet and socialise with other local and international students. Australia’s Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS ACT) framework enforces by law the best-practice protection for the rights of international students studying in Australia.
LIVE AND STUDY IN SAFETY
Australian cities have some of the lowest crime rates in the world, and their streets and public spaces are open and safe. There are many options for accommodation: you can live in purpose-built student villages, homestays, private rentals, share-houses or boarding school accommodation.
FEEL WELCOME IN A MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY
Australia is a friendly and welcoming country. It values individual freedoms, and the rights of citizens and visitors are protected under a transparent legal system. Australia is a multicultural society with respect for others no matter who they are or where they come from. Did you know almost 30% of Australians are born overseas? This has made the country rich with nationalities and cultures from all over the world. When you study in Australia, you will join more than half a million international students from 192 countries who have been welcomed into Australian life.
MAKE THE MOST OF AUSTRALIA’S GREAT OUTDOORS
With a unique mix of thriving cities and regional centres, vast open spaces and spectacular landscapes, it’s no wonder Australia attracts people from all over the world. The first thing you will notice when you land in Australia is its fresh air and blue skies. Australia’s diverse natural environment offers a range of experiences – you can relax on our golden beaches, venture into our national parks to see our unique plants and animals, and explore the untamed outback. Australian institutions also place great importance on teaching students the value of sustainability and how to apply it in all areas of industry.
ENJOY A HIGH STANDARD OF LIVING
Australian cities are consistently ranked as some of the most liveable in the world. Australia’s quality of education, healthcare, transport, infrastructure and government services are rated well above international averages. Australia is a technologically advanced country with a strong, globally competitive economy. You will enjoy all the benefits of high-quality services, transportation and infrastructure in our towns and cities.
Australia’s educational institutions make students work-ready and understand what it takes to succeed in the global workforce. An Australian qualification will make you a very attractive potential employee to employers in Australia, at home and around the world.
The academic requirements (including evidence of English language proficiency) you need will vary depending on the level of course you want to study. Institutions can have different entry requirements, so read the course information on their website carefully and contact us if you need any advice or assistance.
Here is some general guidance on entry requirements for different levels of study:
Undergraduate courses: You will need to have an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (Year 12) or the overseas equivalent. Some undergraduate courses may also have specific prerequisite subjects.
Postgraduate courses: You must have completed at least one degree at undergraduate level. The institution may also consider your research ability or relevant work experience.
University intakes: February & July
Tuition fees (yearly): AUD $20,000 to $45,000
Cost of living (yearly): Estimated AUD $21,041
Study-Work Permit: 20 hours per week during semester and full-time during semester break
Post-Study-Work Permit: Up to 4 years