Studying in a country like Australia could be overwhelming and exciting experience for international students. But knowing more about its benefits is also important.
Australia is not much of a densely populated country and possess abundant of resources. Hence, every department gets sole attention and progress is made well through it. Education system can be taken as a good example for the same. It can be said because the education system there has made Australia one of the top three international education destinations of the world. The Australian universities are among the top 50 most prestigious universities of the world. And the government keeps promoting it aggressively as it has invested a whopping $200,000,000 for international scholarship. Australia provides around 22000 courses through its 1100 institutions. A large number of Australian population resides in metro cities and has also got a great cultural diversity. Environment is generally safe, friendly and supportive as they are sophisticated and sensible people who believe in harmony in society. English is the official language however, there are over 200 regional languages too. 5 cities of Australia are amongst the top 30 cities of the world.
While studying in Australia, the students get a qualification which is recognized all around the world and well soughed. Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is an authority which allows the international students to move over and provides a better way for the various desired countries to recognize your qualification and get you accommodated accordingly. For more information please visit AQF.
For the last 20 years Australia has been consistent in providing international students a world class education.
According to a 2012 survey, held by Australian government and peak education bodies with support of state government education department, 88% of the international students in Australia are 'satisfied' or 'very satisfied' in terms of their over all living and learning to experience in Australia. And recommend and encourage others to share the same.
Joining thousands of native and other international students provides you a great opportunity to explore so many cultures with diversity. As each country the students represent belong to a certain culture. This provides you a high exposure and makes you learn to deal with every kind of scenarios. This kind of exposure when adapted helps you get a ready-to-accept attitude from various companies all over the world. There is another benefit that the students are provided with the hands-on training i.e. practical training in the trade you are studying. There is always a combination of shared learning and team work and you get an extra edge for your further studies and career.
Australian institutes offer a wide range of degrees and courses and makes it easy for the international students to select the desired degree program and institute. It is important for the international students to know and to be sure that which all institutes cater their interests and requirements the most. They can opt universities, vocational courses, etc and under some unavoidable circumstances or as per the desire they can switch from one degree programme to another or one university to another with not much hassle.
While studying one is allowed to work for 20 hours a week. This helps students earn their living expenses or in some cases, a part of their fee. It also provides a work exposure and they learn more through their various experiences in their field of interest. Depending upon the degree opted; an international student could become eligible for a work visa of 2 years just after the completion of his education (conditions applied).
Spouse visas are also offered to students who opt and take admission in Master degree programmes for higher level of education. Not only this, the spouse can get work permission too.