Australia

Most international universities in the world 2022

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Wed, 01/19/2022 - 17:06

Prospective students looking to study in the most international environments in the world should apply to universities in Switzerland, Hong Kong, Singapore or the UK.

Universities, by their nature, are global institutions. Typically, they are home to communities of students and scholars from all over the world, and they tackle some of the globe’s most pressing problems through research.

Student visas for Australia: what’s changed under Covid-19?

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Fri, 01/14/2022 - 14:03

Australia has had one of the strictest Covid-19 travel restrictions and has only just started letting international students into the country from the end of 2021. 

Australia also made some temporary changes to its student visa regulations to accommodate Covid-19 disruptions.

Below is everything you need to know about the changes to student visa processes in Australia that have come in due to the pandemic.

Seven things all international students should know about studying in Sydney

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Tue, 11/30/2021 - 15:28

Home to five large universities, Sydney is a great choice for any international student. It is packed full of things to do and things to see, meaning that you’ll never be bored. The year-round sunshine is also an added bonus.

However, when moving abroad to Sydney for the first time, having a few nuggets of information in your back pocket about how to get around the city and where to find the best food is invaluable.

Have a look at some of tips below for international student moving to Sydney.

Graduate employability: top universities in Australia ranked by employers 2021

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Wed, 11/24/2021 - 11:55

Nine Australian universities appear in the Global University Employability Ranking 2021, designed by HR consultancy Emerging and published exclusively by Times Higher Education.

Best universities in Australia for arts and humanities degrees 2022

Submitted by Joy.Hunter@tim… on Wed, 11/03/2021 - 12:16

Arts and humanities subjects include history, English literature, philosophy, languages and architecture (scroll down for a full list of subjects and what you can do with them).

Studying an arts and humanities degree opens the door to a variety of career options. Graduates have gone on to become successful architects, historians, fashion designers, journalists, photographers, and lawyers.

Best universities for law degrees in Australia 2022

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Thu, 10/28/2021 - 16:11

Students who study law at an Australian university will graduate with a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree, which takes four years to complete. A law degree obtained in Australia may be recognised in other countries, depending on where graduates go on to practise. Further tests or qualifications may be required to specialise.

Best universities for social sciences degrees in Australia 2022

Submitted by Joy.Hunter@tim… on Thu, 10/28/2021 - 16:10

The social sciences include a range of subjects such as geography, politics and sociology.

Social science is one of the largest fields of study in Australia, second only to business and management. Most Australian universities offer both undergraduate and postgraduate courses across a range of social science subject areas.

Best universities in Sydney 2022

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Thu, 10/28/2021 - 12:45

As one of the biggest student cities in Australia, and home to the five largest universities in the world, Sydney is a vibrant, engaging city to study in and enjoy. 

Renowned for its laid-back and relaxed culture, Sydney is home to people from a huge range of backgrounds, with its some 35,000 international students hailing from India, China, Thailand, Brazil, Vietnam, Malaysia and many more. 

A guide to student bank accounts in Australia

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Tue, 10/26/2021 - 16:00

You’ll need to organise many things before you study abroad, and a bank account is one that can be easily overlooked. 

If you’re heading to study at a university in Australia then this guide can help you select a student bank account that works for you. 

1. Choose a bank

There are four major banks in Australia (ANZ, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, National Australia Bank and Westpac Banking corporation) as well as a number of regional banks. There is plenty of choice for students, so do some research into what each bank offers and which works best for you.