Australia

Choosing a university: UK versus Australia 

Submitted by grace.mccabe on Tue, 08/09/2022 - 09:58

Australia and the UK are popular destinations for international students because of their highly ranked universities and exciting student lifestyle. To help you choose between them, we’ve included each step of the application process, as well as the differences in course structures and student life to help you choose which country might be more suitable for you.

The application process 

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International perspective: an Iranian student in Australia

Submitted by grace.mccabe on Tue, 06/14/2022 - 12:45

I was born in  the Iranian capital of Tehran, and have enjoyed playing video games from an early age. This passion led me to pursue a career in computers and technology, culminating in a bachelor’s degree in software engineering and my first master’s degree in eCommerce, to understand the connection between technology and businesses. 
 

10 things every international student should know about Australia

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Tue, 05/03/2022 - 09:47

Australia is a popular study destination for many reasons - great universities, a strong acaedmic reputation and good employment opportunities. 

However, moving to the other side of the world isn't without its challenges and so we've put together this list of the 10 things evertt international student needs to know before going to study in Australia. 

1. Understand the seasons

Located in the southern hemisphere of the world, Australia experiences the seasons in the opposite way to Europe and North America. 

Everything you need to know about applying to university in Australia

Submitted by Joy.Hunter@tim… on Tue, 03/15/2022 - 16:10

A famously sunny country with a fast-advancing economy and a well-recognised university system, Australia is understandably among the top study destinations in the world for international students.

Australia has the third highest number of international students in the world, behind only the UK and the US – pretty impressive for a nation of just 24 million people.

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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.