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Support for foreign students to stay in Australia: study

| March 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

  Nearly three-quarters of Australians believe international students should be encouraged to stay in the country after completing their university studies, according to a survey. Universities Australia has released research on perceptions of the tertiary sector on the eve of this week’s higher education conference in Canberra. About 80 per cent of 300 business representatives […]

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Canberra attracts more international students

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

  The Australian National University (ANU) and University of Canberra have increased their international student numbers, bucking the national trend. So far this year the ANU has enrolled 5,392 international students. That is 40 more than in 2011. At the University of Canberra (UC) overseas students increased by 4 per cent in semester one to […]

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NSW GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES TRAVEL DISCOUNTS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

| October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

IEAA glad to announce that after lobbying number of years, Australian NSW Government agreed to give student travel discounts for International Students.  The NSW Government has announced public transport fare discounts for international students as part of ongoing efforts to promote the State as a world-class location for international education.   Premier Barry O’Farrell made the announcement […]

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Australian universities ranked amongst the best in the world

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Australian universities ranked amongst the best in the world   Five Australian universities have been ranked amongst the world’s top 100 according to the latest Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU),  released this month.   In 2012, The University of Melbourne (57), The Australian National University (64), The University of Queensland (90), The University of […]

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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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Visa Changes to Boost Australian International Education

| March 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

  The Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, Chris Bowen MP, today announced key changes to the student visa program recommended by the Knight Review will commence from 24 March, as part of the government’s commitment to position Australia as a preferred study destination for international students. ‘International education plays a vital role in a growing […]

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SIMPLIFYING Australian STUDENT VISAS

| February 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

1                     The Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, Chris Bowen MP, today announced the Government will make the visa application process easier for students from 29 countries by reducing assessment levels across a range of student visa subclasses from 24 March. The changes are in response to the Department of Immigration and Citizenship’s (DIAC) 2011 review […]

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Review of Latest Australian Student Visa Changes

| September 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

  September 2011 International Education Agency-Australia, one of the largest education agent of Australia has welcomed the Government’s response to the Knight review into the student visa program, in particular steps to remove barriers for genuine higher education students to study in Australia. The Australian federal government commissioned the Knight Review into the student visa […]

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Australian Government’s The Endeavour Awards

| May 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

  The Endeavour Awards is the Australian Government’s internationally competitive, merit-based scholarship program providing opportunities for citizens of the Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas to undertake study, research and professional development in Australia. Awards are also available for Australians to undertake study research and professional development abroad.   The Endeavour Awards aim […]

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Monash University

| October 30, 2009 | 0 Comments

Monash University Monash University Motto Ancora imparo (“I am still learning”) Established 1958 Type Public Endowment $1.178 billion Chancellor Dr Alan Finkel AM Vice-Chancellor Professor Edward Byrne,AO[1] Faculty 6,000 [2] Undergraduates 39,000 Postgraduates 16,000 Location Clayton, Victoria, Australia Campus Urban Affiliations Group of Eight, ASAIHL Website www.monash.edu.au/ A panorama view of Robert Menzies Building in Clayton Campus Robert Menzies Building at the […]

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