STUDY IN AUSTRALIA
Most importantly, you’ll learn how to use your initiative. Your teachers will encourage you to think of original, practical solutions to real-world problems. Upon graduation, your qualification will make you highly sought after by Australian and international employers.
The Australian education system has a strong international reputation and is known for its effective structure and innovative policy developments. Many other countries, eager to improve their own education systems, turn to Australia for advice.
Australia is also one of the best places to live. It 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.
AUSTRALIAN UNIVERSITY-GAIN AN INTERNATIONAL QUALIFICATION
An Australian education is a truly international experience. Our universities are linked to institutions in more than 100 countries and academic staff members are recruited from abroad. After graduating in Australia, you will be able to work in companies around the world.
An Australian university will provide you with a sound understanding of your chosen field, along with academic skills that can be applied to other areas. You won’t just be learning about health, science, engineering or the arts. You’ll also be learning how to think creatively and independently.
HIGHER EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS OFFERED IN AUSTRALIA
Australian universities and higher education institutions offer programs leading to Bachelor Degrees and higher qualifications in a diverse range of fields. Australian universities offer programs from Architecture to Zoology.
The Bachelor Degree is the most common qualification offered in Australia. Specialised research training and professional development is also offered through Masters Degrees and Doctoral Degrees.
Graduate Certificates and Graduate Diplomas are also available. Diplomas are becoming less common, however, the Associate Degree provides a shorter-cycle Degree program for professionals wishing to further their careers.
AUSTRALIA’S COST EFFECTIVE EDUCATION:
Australia enjoys one of the highest standards of living in the world but its living costs and student fees have a competitive edge over other countries.
The internationally respected Economic intelligence unit ranks Australia 12th out of 31 countries for the cost of doing business environment flows through to the cost of living and costs of providing education and training services.
As a result, Australia has built a world-wide reputation for excellence based on its high quality systems of education and training delivered at comparably lower costs. But this lower cost does not reflect a corresponding diminution of quality.
Research shows that the average cost of completing a Bachelors Degree in business was nearly 54%less than a private university in the United States of America while the cost of completing a Masters Degree in business was nearly 44% less than in the United States of America.
The cost of living in Australia also enjoys an edge over other countries. Statistics shows that the cost of living for an international student in Australia was nearly 30% less than either the United States of America or the United Kingdom. Average expenses for the students living in Australia are estimated to cost about AUD 12000 PA
Excellent communication and transport facilities, cosmopolitan shopping complexes and excellent health facilities makes Australia a pleasant living place with one of the world’s best environments, Australia is the place to study.
Australia and India share similar education systems-12 yrs of schooling, under graduate degrees in arts and science are normally 3 years, engineering and architecture degrees require 4 years of study. Students from India, hence not required to take up any special entrance exams. Admission to all undergrad programs is based on your marks obtained in Standard XII exams. For post grad degrees and diplomas it is based on the marks obtained in your under graduate degree. Scores of GRE, GMAT is needed by some business schools. All students who aims to pursue their further education in Australia must demonstrate their English proficiency by obtaining scores in the IELTS test. This is also a mandatory requirement for obtaining a student visa. Enrolling in to bachelor or masters degree student must obtain at least an IELTS score of 6.0. Whereas those enrolling in a diploma level program need an overall band of 5.5. However some courses like law, communications, MBA need a higher level of proficiency, as overall band score of 6.5 or 7 with no band less than 6.0.
WORK WHILE STUDY:
As a student you are legally permitted to work 40 hours per fortnight during semester and full time during vacation. It can be on-campus or off-campus. After enrolling at the institution in Australia you will have to apply for a work permit to DIMIA with a letter from your institute as proof of enrolment. Casual work may not be relevant to your course but will sharpen your soft skills. Working is a great experience but don’t rely on it for additional income. It’s also very important to balance work and study.
At the undergraduate level, few universities offer bursaries in the form of fee waivers (25.50%) of tuition fee to students with academic background. There are limited full fee scholar ships awarded based on Std XII marks in 4 major subjects ( eligibility - above 90% ) and IELTS score (above 7.0 ) . There are some government funded scholarships like the IPRS (International Post graduate Research Scholarship) to attract high quality researchers.
IRPS covers tuition fees and the annual overseas health cover (OSHC) for the entire period of study.
However, it must be noted ‘getting aid’ is very competitive as it is based on academic requirement and no country specific quotas are applicable.
- Central Queensland University
- Curtin University of Technology Perth
- Edith Cowan University
- Griffith University
- Macquarie University
- Murdoch University
- Swinburne University
- University of Technology Sydney
- University of Western Sydney
- University of South Australia
- University of Tasmania Australia
- Victoria University
- Australian Catholic University
- Charles Sturt University
- Deakin University
- La Trobe University
- Monash University
- University of Canberra
- University of Southern Queensland
- University of Wollongong
ü After the University approves the PVA request, the student will be advised to proceed with the payment of tuition fees and health cover and undergo medical examination.
ü Visa Requirements:
ü Valid passport
ü Completed Form 157A
ü Application Fee of Rs. 30500.00 in the form of a Draft payable to "Australian High Commission, NewDelhi"
ü Letter of Offer /provisional acceptance issued by the Australian Educational Institution(original and copy) for a full time course. The institution should be registered with the Australian Government to offer courses to overseas student.
ü Educational testimonials (mark sheets and certificates). All copies should be notarized
ü Evidence of payment (COE) of First semester Tuition fees overseas student health insurance cover(OSHC).
ü A letter from sponsor(where appropriate) i.e., Affidavit of Support (on Stamp paper) -original and Notarized copies- which should include :
§ His / her relationship with you
§ Letter from the sponsor's employer (If employed) / Income Proof
§ Income Tax Return (of last 3 years)
§ Details of his / her other dependents
§ Personal bank statement of the sponsor
§ Any other documents pertaining to financial standing
ü Evidence of your / your parents financial support (even where another sponsor is supporting the application) which should include:
§ A statement from a Chartered Engineer (with his registration /membership number) of immovable and moveable assets owned by you / your parents.
A number of conditions are attached to the student's Visa.
ü The student must satisfy the course requirements and maintain a valid enrolment
ü Students must attend at least 80% of their classes.
ü Students must achieve a satisfactory academic performance.
ü The student cannot work for more than 40 hours per fortnight while studying. They can however work full-time during vacations.
ü The student must study with the education provider where he initially enrolled for the first year of the course or for the entire duration if the course duration is less than one year.
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