Why Study in Australia
Australian institutions are educating more than 4,15,000
international students. For many, the most powerful lure is the
reputation of quality and the diversity of Australia's education
Students are attracted by the country's natural and man-made
wonders, the peaceful environment, the cosmopolitan cities,
multicultural communities, work & study structure and
relatively low cost life style. They enjoy the challenge and
freedom of studying overseas and the status that comes from
studying at educational institution which have a reputation for
Studying in Australia promotes innovative, creative and
independent thinking for higher education. You will learn the
essential skills of teamwork. Your higher education in Australia
will teach you to communicate effectively with others and to
develop the practical skills and intellectual abilities you need
for global success.
Your teachers will encourage you to think of original, practical
solutions to real world problems. Upon graduation, your
qualification will make you highly sought after by Australian and
Cost Effective quality education
Australia offers significantly lower annual tuition fees for
many popular courses at universities and institutions. Bachelor
degrees can also be completed in only three years (exceptions
include degrees in Engineering and medicine) compared with four
years in America. This does not indicate that lower cost courses
translate into lower quality outcomes. On the contrary Australia
has an international reputation for equipping school , college and
university students with skills and qualifications that are
recognized around the world. The Australian Qualifications not only
comply with national standards, but they are also likened to
agreements Australia has with international organizations like
Asia-Pacific economic cooperation group, the United Nations and the
Australian universities are widely known for the quality of
their teaching and research. Australia�s approach to vocational
education and training leads the world in innovation and
Australia has emerged as a leader in the development of
international benchmarks for proper accreditation, consumer
protection and qualifications recognition. The Australian
government is committed to protecting Australia's reputation as a
source of quality higher education and training.
Multicultural and safe environment
Australia is a very safe country compared with
almost anywhere in the world. Political unrest is limited in
Australia, crime rates are low and strict gun control laws provide
a safe environment.
Australia is accepting of all religions. Your right to practice
your faith without persecution or discrimination is protected by
law. Australians value the wealth of cultural diversity that
international students bring and offer a host of support services
to help you settle into life in Australia.
Australians are open, friendly people and you will receive a
warm welcome. Australia is a young, vibrant and friendly country
for you to live, learn and grow. If you are looking for quality
education and a good lifestyle, Australia�s the place to pursue
your higher education.
Australian Qualifications Frame work (AQF)
In 1995, Australia adopted the Australian Qualifications Frame
work (AQF), a unified system of national qualifications in schools,
vocational education and training (TAFEs and private providers) and
the higher education sector (mainly universities). The AQF is
recognized by employers and education bodies and institutions both
in Australia and internationally.
- The Secondary Schools Sector;
- The Vocational Education and Training sector (TAFE and
registered private providers); and
- The higher education sector (mainly universities).
National office of overseas skills Recognition (NOOSR)
NOOSR is an Australian government organization that assists
Australian institutions to recognize qualifications from overseas.
NOOSR works to promote the recognition of Australian qualifications
internationally. NOOSR aims to help overseas � qualified people
study and work in Australia
Education Services for overseas students (ESOS) Act 2000
In 2000, Australia introduced the ESOS Act 2000. The ESOS Act
and regulations set out the legal framework governing delivery of
education to overseas students studying in Australia on a student
The Australian Government, through the
Department of education, Employment and workplace relations (DEEWR)
administers the ESOS Act and its associated instruments.
ESOS ensures that Australian institutions must meet requirements
for registration. If an institution doesn�t meet stringent
standards for marketing activities, higher education delivery,
facilities and student support services, it isn't registered. This
means that the non-registered institution cannot enroll
The ESOS legislation provides consumer protection. This means
you will receive the tuition for which you have paid, and your fees
is protected by law.
For further information:
Commonwealth Register of institutions and Courses for Overseas
CRICOS is a database of over 1000 registered Australian
Education institutions. To be able to recruit, enroll and teach
international students an Australian Education Institutions must be
registered on CRICOS.
As an overseas student on a student visa, you must study with an
education provider and in a course that can be found on
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