Why Study in Australia?
Top universities, amazing nature, vibrant cities, and thousands of beaches are just some of the reasons why many international students choose Australia
Many Study Options
With approximately more than 22,000 courses in 1,100 institutions, a great number of fields or study areas are available, making it highly likely that you can take up your choice of degree, training or course.
International students in Australia on a valid student visa can work for up to 20 hours per week while school is in session, and there is no limit on the number of hours an international student can work during recognised school vacations.
Bring Your Family with You
An international student with a student visa of 12 months or longer is allowed to bring in their family members, spouses and their kids of less than 18 years who are dependent on them.
Your partner can Work Full-Time
If the student is studying a masters degree (coursework or research) or a doctorate degree the partner will have full and unlimited work rights. There is absolutely no requirement of any kind of job offer.
Global Recognition Degree
Degrees from Australian schools are recognized all over the world. Graduates from Australian schools are highly sought after by both the country’s own and international employers.
Graduate Temporary Visa 485
The ‘post study work visa’ allows international students to work in Australia after completing their Bachelors, Masters or PhD degree in Australia. The length of this visa type it is usually between 2 and 4 years, depending on your qualification.
Australia offers excellent value and high quality education to international students at very competitive costs.
International students are charged up-front tuition fees. In spite of providing quality comparable to the best, the cost of education in Australia is comparatively much lower than in UK or USA. Higher education in Australia provides value for money by offering shorter, more intensive courses than those available in other countries, thereby reducing living expenses.
These costs may vary depending on the course or institution, therefore, average costs are provided below and should only be used as a guide
starting at 180 AUD/week
starting at 6000 AUD/year
Bachelor / Master Degrees
starting at 16000 AUD/year
TYPES OF ACCOMMODATION
220 – 320 AUD/week On Campus : College hostels (self catered or fully catered)
100 – 400 AUD/week Off Campus : Renting a flat/apartment
230 – 350 AUD/week Home stay (living with an Australian Family)- early application for accommodation arrangements are advisable.
LIVING COST IN AUSTRALIA
lt is compulsory for all international students to have Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for themselves and their dependants (where applicable) for intended period of stay. The requirement for OSHC is to be paid once you accept the offer. The current cost for OSHC ranges between AUD 600-750 approx per annum depending on the duration of your studies.
Australian Industries work side by side to encourage and sustain the economic activity. The national income comes from industries like Education, Agriculture, Finance, Hospitality, Manufacturing, Construction, Business services, Technology, Tourism etc.
Students can work part time – 40 Hrs / fortnight during course session and full time during vacation and holidays. On an average a student can earn around 18-30 AUD/hour.
Post Study Work Right
Post-Study Visa is an 24 (or 36) months visa given to students on completion of 2 years of study in Australia – Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485). During this time the student can work full time or gain additional points for General Skilled Migrant Policy for Permanent Residency.