Australia

  • 3rd highest number of international students in the world following the UK and the US 

  • 7 of the top 100 universities in the world!

  • Over 22,000 courses across 1,100 institutions.

  • 5 of the 30 best cities in the world for students based on student mix, affordability, quality of life, and employer activity 

  • More than A$200 million provided by the Australian Government each year in international scholarships

Why wouldn’t you want to study with some of the best minds in the world?

  • More than 2.5 million former international students who have gone on to make a difference after studying in Australia. Some of these students are among the world’s finest minds. 

  • Australia has produced 15 Nobel prize laureates and every day over 1 billion people around the world rely on Australian discoveries and innovations – including penicillin, IVF, ultrasound, Wi-Fi, the Bionic Ear, cervical cancer vaccine and Black Box Flight Recorders – to make their lives, and the lives of others, better.

Education Costs

Local Students

UNDERGRADUATE Programs

1. 15,000 - 33,000 AUD per year

GRADUATE Programs

1. 14,000 - 54,000 AUD per year

International Students

UNDERGRADUATE Programs

1. 30,000 - 44,000 AUD per year

GRADUATE Programs

1. 14,000 - 80,000 AUD per year

 

Living Costs

Accommodation

  • Hostels and Guesthouses - $90 to $150 per week

  • Shared Rental - $95 to $215 per week

  • On campus - $110 to $280 per week

  • Homestay - $235 to $325 per week

  • Rental - $185 to $440 per week

  • Boarding schools - $11,000 to $22,000 a year

Living Expenses

  • Groceries and eating out - $80 to $280 per week

  • Gas, electricity - $35 to $140 per week

  • Phone and Internet - $20 to $55 per week

  • Public transport - $15 to $55 per week

  • Car (after purchase) - $150 to $260 per week

  • Entertainment - $80 to $150 per week

 

Working During Study

International Students

  • International students in Australia can receive permission to work part-time (up to 40 hours per fortnight) while they study. Student visas in Australia automatically give permission to work.

  • International students in Australia very often find work in retail, hospitality, and administration. Working students in Australia are covered by Australian workplace law and practice. 

Scholarships

Australia has the third highest number of international students in the world first being the United Kingdom and second being the United States despite having a population of only 23 million.

 

Student Visa

  • Subclass 500

  • To be eligible for this visa, You must be enrolled in a full-time course at a recognized educational institution.

  • With this visa, you can stay for the duration of your course up to 5 years in line with your enrolment.

  • You can bring family members to Australia with you.

  • You can be in or outside Australia when you apply for the visa.

  • You can travel outside Australia and return as many times as you want while the visa is valid.

  • The time you spend outside Australia does not extend the visa.

  • You have to apply online for this visa.

  • Visa application cost: AUD 620

  • Find more details on Department of Home affairs

 

Discover Universities

ANU

Melbourne Polytechnic

RMIT University

The University of Western Australia

UniSA

University of Sydney

Canberra Institute of Technology

Monash

The University of Adelaide

UNSW

University of Canberra

University of Tasmania

Macquarie University

QUT

The University of Queensland

UTS

University of Melbourne

Victoria University