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Australian Scholarship Programs for International Students

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

  While most international students in Australia are full-fee paying students, another option is to apply for a scholarship. Scholarships are offered by education institutions and a number of other organisations and the Australian Government.  They cover various educational sectors, including vocational education and training, student exchanges, undergraduate and postgraduate study and research. Usually Australian […]

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WHY TO STUDY ENGINEERING IN AUSTRALIA?

| April 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Australia is the land of work, skill and education for the international students. Many foreign students prefer to live and study abroad in Australia. Australia offers a high quality practical educational environment for international or foreign students to obtain skills and qualifications in any of the related areas in the field of engineering and technology. […]

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Australian University website lets students compare

| April 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

  A NEW website will let students compare universities on different criteria and the Government already is planning its expansion. The  MyUniversity site launched in Canberra today gives information such as offered courses, student-to-staff ratios, fees, student satisfaction, and access to student services and campus facilities. Tertiary Education Minister Chris Evans said the Government was […]

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Push for Transport Concessions for International Students

| November 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

  NSW AND Victoria will come under renewed pressure to provide transport concessions to international students following an upgrade to the Study in Australia portal next year. The federal government said all states and territories would be required to upload information on their services onto the Austrade-managed portal, “to ensure students make informed decisions about […]

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New accreditation scheme for 457 visas

| November 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, Chris Bowen MP, today announced businesses using the subclass 457 visa program can now gain access to priority processing and approval for six years under a new accreditation scheme. ‘This new scheme recognises that many Australian businesses have a long history of dealing with the Department of Immigration and […]

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