- Study at globally ranked institutions
Australia is setting international standards for excellence in education. The Australian education sector comprises world-leading education institutions, premium training facilities, and outstanding lecturers and student support services.
If you’re looking for unbiased proof that Australian universities truly are world-class, look at independent global rankings such as Times Higher Education, QS and Shanghai Rankings. These organizations consistently rank Australian institutions in the world’s top 100 universities year after year.
- Gain work experience while you study
There are many valuable skills and experiences to gain if you choose to study in Australia.
Australian institutions provide an education designed to help you succeed in the global workforce. An Australian qualification will make you very attractive to potential employers in Australia, at home and around the world.
Many Australian degrees and vocational courses include work experience programs and internships so you can gain hands-on industry experience and grow your professional network while you study. Once you complete your degree, you may also be eligible to stay and work in Australia.
While studying, you can work up to 20 hours per week during the semester and full-time during the semester break. This can be a great way to find study-related work or simply pay for your lifestyle in Australia.
- Access extensive student support services
Australian institutions offer a huge range of student support services to help you settle into your new life in Australia. Education providers must comply with strict quality control and government accreditation measures so you can be assured you will receive only the best service. In several cities and towns, there are dedicated international student support centers, each offering practical advice and support on issues like legal rights, job skills and opportunities to meet and socialize with other local and international students.
Australia’s Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS ACT) framework enforces by law the best-practice protection for the rights of international students studying in Australia.
- Employment opportunities
Australian educational institutions make students work-ready and understand what it takes to succeed in the global workforce. An Australian qualification will make any student a very attractive potential employee to employers in Australia, at home and around the world.
- Live and study in safety and experience Australia’s great outdoors
Australian cities have some of the lowest crime rates in the world, and our streets and public spaces are open and safe. There are many options for accommodation: you can live in purpose-built student villages, homestays, private rentals, share-houses or boarding school accommodation.
With a unique mix of thriving cities and regional centers, vast open spaces and spectacular landscapes, it’s no wonder Australia attracts people from all over the world.
The first thing you will notice when you land in Australia is the fresh air and blue skies. Clean and sustainable cities and regional centers with plenty of green spaces and relatively low air pollution.
Australian institutions also place great importance on teaching students the value of sustainability and how to apply it in all areas of industry.