When most people think of Australia, they see wide open spaces of outback bush, kangaroos, koalas and clean air and water. However, Australia has so much more to offer than just that, Australia is the Second most popular destination for International Students, it has a reputation for innovating new technology and means for creative and independent thinking. Australia is a young, vibrant and friendly country in which students can live, learn and grow. So if you want a quality education and a good lifestyle, Australia’s the place to be.
Schools and employers all over the world recognize degrees from Australian schools. Graduates from Australian schools are highly sought after due to the impressive international reputation of the Australian education system. The Australian government carefully regulates this system in order to maintain the high standards of education associated with the country.
Australia has an international reputation for excellence in all areas of education and training.
When you graduate, your qualification will be recognized by international employers and leading education institutions around the world.
This is because all Australian education qualifications are included under one national system - Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF). The AQF links school, vocational and university qualifications, making it easier to progress to the next AQF level anywhere in Australia.
Australia even has a system to recognize your qualifications from other countries. The Australian Government organization, National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition (NOOSR) helps Australian institutions to recognize qualifications from overseas, allowing for recognition of your previous studies.
In Australia you will enjoy one of the highest standards of living in the world. Living costs and tuition fees are affordable and comparable to the United Kingdom and United States. You can even offset your living costs with part-time work while you study.
Official name of Australia Commonwealth of Australia The Australian federation consists of 6 States (New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania) 2 Territories (The Australian Capital Territory and the Northern Territory).
The largest State, Western Australia, is about the same size as Western Europe. Two Public Holidays Australia Day is now celebrated on 26 January each year to commemorate the start of settlement at Port Jackson.
ANZAC Day is a national holiday on the 25th of April that commemorates the contributions and sacrifices of all men and women from the armed services. Australia is the sixth largest country in the world.
A resident of Sydney is called Sydney siders. Emu Kangaroos cannot walk backwards, and are on the Australian coat of arms for that reason. Sydney - Australia's first and largest city. Also known as Sin City.
Capital of Australia - Canberra The name Australia comes from the Latin Terra Australis Incognito which means the Unknown Southern Land. Australia Currency: Australian Dollar AU$ Literacy: Presently, Australia claims to have a 100% literacy rate, one of the highest in the world.
Australia’s standard of living is amongst the highest in the world. Living expenses and tuition costs are considerably lower in Australia than they are in the United States and United Kingdom. International students are able to work part time while they study, allowing them to offset their living costs. There is also the possibility of scholarships, which can help to lower the cost of studying in Australia for international students.
You must have enough funds to pay for travel, study and living expenses for yourself, your partner and your dependent children for the duration of your stay in Australia. You must also have enough funds to support your partner and dependent children even if they do not travel with you to Australia.
|Student or Guardian||AUD 20290 per year|
|Spouse||AUD 7100 per year|
|Child||AUD 3040 per year|
The following english language results will be acepted by the Australian High Commission