Australia

Living

australiaOne of the most important things to consider when studying in Australia is how much money that you need to have in order to be comfortable. There are a lot of things that come into this process. Applicants relying on a bank loan may need to show that these funds have been deposited into a bank account to which they have unrestricted access, and that they have the financial capacity to service the loan both before they depart for Australia and once they arrive.

Why Australia?

The qualification and degrees gained from Australia is recognized as among the best and most innovative in the world.

Facilities for teaching, training and research are world-class in terms of state-of-the-art laboratories and classrooms, outstanding libraries and modern technology.

Australian qualifications are recognised by employers and leading educational institutions in many countries.

The multicultural nature of Australian society means international students are readily accepted by other students, and teachers are experienced in teaching classes to students from many countries.

In Australia, a student gets value for money in terms of cost of living. The conversion factor is cheaper compared to the UK or US. 

Education

As of 2009, the Australia higher education system has 41 universities. Out of those 41 universities, 37 of the universities are public, 2 are private, and 2 of them are Australian branches of universities that have their main campuses overseas. There are also 3 self-accrediting higher education institutions that you can consider. If you are looking to attend university in Australia, you are probably greatly concerned about how much it is going to cost you to attend. The good news is, Australia offers a lot of money to international students – upwards of $500 million AUD per year.

Austrade maintains a website entitled Study in Australia, which provides information for international students studying and living in Australia. You can locate information on Australian education providers, courses, scholarship programs, testimonials from international students and other general information on studying in Australia. Student visa applicants are required to provide the results of an English language test.