Australia

Australia is a natural wonderland of beautiful beaches, crystal blue waters, amazing ancient rock formations and pristine rainforests.

Australia is the sixth largest country in the world and has the lowest population density per square kilometre.

Australia has 16 world heritage listed properties with its historic townships, bustling cities, vivid landscapes and exotic flora and fauna all adding to its unique appeal.

Much of Australia's exotic flora and fauna cannot be found anywhere else in the world and the lifestyle is one second to none.


Australia Fact File
Official name of Australia Commonwealth of Australia 

  • The Australian federation consists of :
    • 6 States (New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania)
    • 2 Territories (The Australian Capital Territory and the Northern Territory).
  • The largest State, Western Australia, is about the same size as Western Europe.
  • Australia is the sixth largest country in the world.
  • A resident of Sydney is called Sydneysiders.
  • Emu Kangaroos cannot walk backwards, and are on the Australian coat of arms for that reason.
  • Sydney - Australia's first and largest city. Also known as Sin City.
  • Capital of Australia - Canberra
  • The name Australia comes from the Latin Terra Australis Incognito which means the Unknown Southern Land.
  • Australia Currency: Australian Dollar AU$
  • Literacy: Presently, Australia claims to have a 100% literacy rate, one of the highest in the world.


Why Study in Australia ?

Excellence
Australia has an international reputation for excellence in all areas of education and training.

Australian qualification, international recognition
Australian universities are widely known for the quality of their teaching and research. You’ll learn from teachers who are experts in their industries and who can provide you with a sound understanding of your chosen field. You’ll develop strong academic skills that can be applied to other areas and learn to think creatively and independently.

Australia’s scientists and researchers have been responsible for major breakthroughs and technological advances around the world. Our best-known achievers have won international awards, including eight Nobel Prizes.

A place where work and study meet
Australia’s approach to vocational education and training leads the world in innovation and quality. You’ll have the opportunity to step outside the classroom and practice your skills in real and simulated workplaces. This will give you a genuine advantage over other graduates.

A great place to grow up
School students in Australia study under a national curriculum framework which ensures high academic standards in eight key learning areas, including English, mathematics, science and arts. Teachers are committed to encouraging childrens’ intellectual, personal and emotional growth.

Improve your English
Studying English in Australia will give you the opportunity to use and improve your English every day. Australian English language institutions have video facilities, libraries and computer-assisted learning to help you become a fluent English-speaker in no time. You’ll even be able to find a program to meet your specific needs.

Australia is a technologically advanced society and you’ll study at an institution with great facilities. Australian classrooms are equipped with the latest technology and laptops are allowed in many lecture halls and classrooms.

 

Advantages of Studying in Australia

The reasons are as follows:

  • Degrees are globally recognized.
  • Costs incurred are lower in comparison to UK, USA.
  • Very friendly & co-operative people.
  • Weather much suitable to Indian students.
  • Post Qualification work & settlement options.
  • Can work while studying.
  • Universities are known for being research focused & technology driven.

 

Required Tests

Australian High Commission will accept English Language results from the following tests.

• TOEFL: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

• IELTS: International English Language Testing System

    • For diploma and advance diploma level courses : minimum IELTS 5.5 
    • For bachelor degree and postgraduate courses  : minimum IELTS 6.0 – 6.5. )

• PTE : Pearson Test of English (Academic)

• CAE from Cambridge ESOL.