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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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The future’s bright down under

| November 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

 With seven of the world’s top 100 universities, Australia has confirmed its position as one of the world’s leading destinations for international students. Australia has always punched above its weight in the QS World University Rankings, and 2012 is no exception. In fact, Australia’s haul of seven universities in the global top 100 is bettered […]

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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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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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Elite Australian unis over a quarter international

| March 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

  INTERNATIONAL students comprise over a quarter of onshore enrolments at half of the Group of Eight, while one in three students at highly ranked Macquarie University is from overseas, a new Australian Education International report has found. The AEI snapshot suggests Australia’s elite universities are heavily reliant on fragile overseas markets, with international students […]

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Australian Uni funding shift to keep quality – Evans

| March 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

  THE Federal Government is likely to shift its focus for university funding to completions rather than enrolments in its response to a base funding review. Tertiary Education Minister Chris Evans says the sector already knows he wants to make this shift. He believes it will help keep quality high in the new era of […]

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Changes to international student visas good news for Australian economy

| February 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

The changes are in response to the immigration department’s 2011 review of student visa assessment level settings. INTERNATIONAL students will more easily be able to apply for visas following changes announced by Federal Immigration and Citizenship Minister, Chris Bowen. The changes, welcomed by the higher education sector, mean the number of assessment levels across a […]

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High School, Foundation, University Pathway

| October 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

IEAA can help your kids to study in Australian High School, then direct entry to University. One of the option is TAYLOR College. Established in 1920, Taylors College provides world-class secondary school education (Year 10, 11 and 12) and specialised university preparation programs in partnership with leading universities in Australia and New Zealand. At Taylors […]

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Better services for Australian university students

| October 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

  Students at Australia’s universities will have access to better quality services and amenities when they return to campus next year, following the passage of the Higher Education Support Amendment (Student Services and Amenities) Bill. Minister for Tertiary Education, Senator Chris Evans said the Bill signalled a long overdue boost for student services, and a […]

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