Australia has much to offer international
students – here are some of the main reasons
more and more undergraduates are choosing to
study Down Under.
A degree from an Australian university will be
recognised all around the world if you choose to
study here. The government regulates the higher
education system in order to maintain excellent
A rising destination
Australia is becoming an increasingly popular
destination for international students, and has
the third largest international student
enrolment behind the USA and the UK.
You will find tuition fees and the cost of
living in Australia much lower than in the UK
and USA. This makes it more affordable for
undergraduates to attend a university in
Australia and still have a very good standard of
Range of courses
There are a wide variety of undergraduate
courses offered at Australian universities, so
you’re bound to find something suited to you.
Research and technology
Australia is in the top 10 countries for
government spending on research and development
(0.71% of GDP), and publishes around 250,000
scientific papers in a decade. This puts it at
the forefront of new technology and innovations.
The Australian Immigration system allows
students visiting the country on a student visa
the opportunity to work up to 20 hours per week
during term time, and during holidays students
can work full time.
This makes it much more affordable for students
who can attend university and still fund their
education with a job.