Australia

About Australia

Australia, located in the southern hemisphere is a sophisticated and culturally diverse nation with a world-class education system. These qualities, combined with the fact that it's an English speaking country, make Australia an extremely popular destination for international students. Most of the population lives along the south and east coasts. Australia is a highly developed country with the world’s fifth-highest per capita income. Major industries focus on Australia’s abundant natural resources, including agriculture, horticulture, fisheries, forestry, and minerals. Australia's Legal System Derived from British influence, Australia follow a common law system consisting of court-enforced statutes. Australian states and territories are governed by their own court systems with an overseeing federal body. Australia’s legal system is known for its maturity and rich history.

Tuition fees

The cost of tuition in Australia varies depending on the institution and academic program chosen. Students in Australia pay tuition to attend degree programs and many Australian students subsidize their education with scholarships, grants and other types of financial assistance based on need or merit. Some of these financial options may be open to international students and it is best to contact each university directly to find out about tuition costs and funding options.

News and Articles

Read about important educational news, career information, and student experiences.

August 9, 2020

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June 16, 2020

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May 30, 2020

The Australian Institute of Marine Studies reports that between 1985 and 2012 the world lost 50% of the Great Barrier Reef. This vital ecosy...