Wednesday, 12 February 2014

AUSTRALIA – One STOP Solution for Best Overseas Studies

Australia Universities offer much more than just a premium education. Students enjoy many different lifestyle choices, a high standard of living and great value for money. Studying in Universities in Australia develops a broad outlook, excellent life experience, maturity and independence among students. All the qualities that is highly sought-after in the global employment market.

Australian education is highly respected internationally and is distinguished by the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF). The AQF is national system of learning that is recognized by many overseas countries.

Ms Ravneet Pawha, Country Director (India), Deakin University says “Australia is a preferred Higher Education destination for Indian students for many reasons – it is an English speaking country, has similar educational patterns such as 3 year undergraduate degrees, and even offers part time work opportunities while you are a student. Many good universities also offer meritorious scholarships to deserving Indian students.”

Generally Australian universities have two semesters. The first is from February to June and the second from July to November. Courses are available at undergraduate & graduate level and awards offered by Australian Universities are Bachelors, Masters Degree, Masters by Research & Doctoral, Advanced Diplomas. All government and non-government schools accept international students and best part is that India’s 15 years of education is acceptable for Masters. A Degree from any university in Australia gives you a CRICOS code which depicts that it is globally recognized.

Institutions in Australia offer a wide variety of courses and degrees ranging from Business management to IT, Engineering, Public Health, Nursing, education, Biotechnology, Health sciences, Hospitality, MBA & many more. Australia is at the forefront of new technology and innovations. 

Australia’s standard of living is amongst the highest in the world. Living expenses and tuition costs are considerably lower. Tuition fees will vary depending on the course and university at which student is studying. Universities offer good Scholarships for studies which can help to lower the cost of studying in Australia for International students. Student visa holders are allowed to work up to 20 hours per week during their study in Australia University. The spouses of Masters and PhD students can work unlimited hours.

International students who study and live in Australia soon find that their education is challenging, fun, and rewarding and you can expect to live, grow and learn in a young, friendly country full of opportunities

Pranay Hegde pursuing MBA from University of Wollongong quotes “Getting into Sydney Business School in University of Wollongong was dream come true for me. It’s been 5 months that I have been in Sydney and trust me the whole experience has been very wonderful. The best part about doing MBA here in Australia University is you get connected with people from around the world coming from different background. It’s a very beautiful country with wonderful people”.

One of the benefits of being an international student in University in Australia is that you have permission to work part-time while completing your degree. Australia, unlike other countries, gives those with a student visa automatic permission to work. International students can find a job in a number of fields including retail, administration, and hospitality. It is not only a unique opportunity for students to gain real work-experience in Australia, but it also helps students cover their living and college expenses. 

Students also get opportunities to meet Australian University Representatives, faculty members, attend education fairs and many more services. So pull up your socks and grab the opportunity.

To know more about Australian Universities, Courses, Admissions, Visas, etc visit your nearest Edwise Office.