Study in Australia


Australia is an increasingly popular country for students who are choosing to study abroad.  Australia is the third most popular study destination for international students, after the USA and UK. In some countries, Australia is the most popular choice for international study. In comparison to other countries, it is quite easy to get a Visa to study in Australia. Foreign students coming to Australia can take part on the “Overseas Student Program”. 

Quality of Education
Australia is a popular destination for international students for a variety of reasons, including the cultural diversity of the country, quality of education available, and friendliness of its inhabitants. Students who choose to study abroad in Australia will feel comfortable and at home, and be confident that they are receiving a valuable and high-quality education.

Higher education in Australia offers over thousands of institutions and over 22,000 courses to choose from. The education system in this nation is divided into two parts: Undergraduate and Postgraduate. It takes three years to complete a undergraduate course while it can take a year or two for finishing a PG course. There is also an option of studying for an honors degree, which requires another year after finishing the undergraduate course.

Cost of Living
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.

Easy access to part-time jobs alongside your studies

During your studies in Australia, you will easily find a student job. For enrolled students, there are several opportunities to work. With the Australian Student Visa, you are allowed to work up to 20 hours per week during the semester. During semester breaks you could even work full time. You can find part-time jobs that show a connection to your studies, e.g. in agencies or companies.

Beautiful weather and landscapes
Australia has diverse landscapes and beautiful coastlines, vast outback and modern cities  as well as unique marsupials such as kangaroos, koalas, wombats and quokkas. Studying in Australia is a ticket for you to visit natural attractions, including the Blue Mountains in New South Wales, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in the Northern Territory, the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland and Rottnest Island in Western Australia. A great benefit of studying in Australia is being able to experience the sunny weather and laid-back attitude for which Australia is well known.

Another reason to consider, going to Australia as an international student is because there is a lot of scholarships available. The Australian government welcomes potential international students with open arms, and they actually offer up to $250 million dollars a year in scholarships, grants, and other financial aid that is specially set aside for international students. There are a lot of scholarship government-funded schemes like Australia Awards Scholarships, Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship Awards, International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS).