Australia is currently the third most popular destination for international students in the English-speaking world, behind the United States and the UK. Many international students choose to study there because of the cultural diversity, friendly natives, and high quality of education.
Australia has Six universities of the world’s top 100 universities. Out of them, Aspirations Education works with, University of Queensland, University of New South Wales, University of Adelade and Monash University.
International students are allowed to work 40 hours per fortnight on part time basis. Internships and volunteer work is also available. This gives you an opportunity to get some work experience even before you graduate.
Australia is a friendly and welcoming country. Did you know, almost 30% Australians are born overseas? That means every one out of three is born in another country. Amazing huh?
Australia is an extremely safe country compared to almost anywhere else in the world. Because of its cultural diversity, political unrest is rare. Crime rates are low, and strict gun control laws provide a safe environment for people living in Australia.
International students can stay on and work in Australia after their study in an Australian education institution. This is an open work visa which can be 2 to 4 years depending on the place where you have completed your studies.
The Group of Eight (Go8) is a bunch of eight leading Australian universities with a worldwide reputation for quality education and research facilities. They are,
As an international student, you need to have Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the entire duration of your study in Australia. Along with OSHC you can also consider purchasing private health insurance for items that your OSHC does not cover.
CRICOS is Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students. You have to study with an institution and in a course registered on CRICOS as an international student on a student visa, as this registration guarantees that the course and institution at which you choose to study meets the high standards required by international students to study in Australia.