Australia

Why Study in Australia?

Studying in Australia is a remarkable way to pursue your education and enhance career opportunities.
Australia is the third most popular international student destination in the world.
Australia might be a small country of 24.5 million people but we’re world leaders in education. Australia is soon expected to take over the UK as the world’s second most popular study destination, just behind the US, according to the University College of London’s Centre for Global Higher Education.

Australia is currently a home for around 700,000 international students.

It is an 11% increase in international students from 2017. Their high-quality education and easy access to student support services. Also, a multicultural society and fantastic lifestyle make Australia an attractive study destination.

Australia six University among the world’s top 100 universities.

Australian education institutions may be relatively young as compared to the universities such as the UK’s Oxford or the US’s Harvard but they are up there with the best. The University of Melbourne, Australian National University, University of Sydney, University of Queensland, University of New South Wales and Monash University were all achieved a position in the top 100 universities in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020.

One of the best higher education systems in the world.

Australia has an excellent higher education system. With over 22,000 courses across 1,100 institutions, Australian system is ranked 8th in the U21 Ranking of National Higher Education Systems, among France, Germany, Norway and Japan.

An emphasis on student experience and graduate outcomes.

International students report almost 90% satisfaction scores for their living and study experience in Australia according to the 2018 Department of Education International Student Survey.

An emphasis on student experience and graduate outcomes.

We already knew our cities were great places to live and study but now it’s official! According to QS Best Student Cities 2019, almost all of our major cities – Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth and the Gold Coast – are in the world’s top 100 student cities.
Australia also offered 3,000 Australia Awards scholarships and short courses to students from over 55 countries in 2019. You could be eligible for the same in 2020.

Australia provides world-leading education in the following fields:

  • Arts & Humanities
  • Clinical, Pre-Clinical & Health
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Social Sciences

 

Australian education system

Their education system offers primary, secondary and tertiary education linked across the country and across the world.
The academic year in Australia varies depending on the type of study you want to join.
Many educational institutes also offer a mid-year, or second semester start.
Start dates and the number of semesters vary by course and institution, so please check directly on your institution’s website for details.

Below is a general guidelines on the academic year for the different levels of study in Australia:

Schools

Undergraduate

Postgraduate

Doctoral