The Land down under is an amazing land of opportunity. Melbourne has been voted as the most liveable city in the world and is a cultural hotspot of Australia, with its various food and music festivals, its museums. Sydney, the home to the iconic opera house, is culturally diverse and is the commercial capital of Australia with all of the major corporate houses having their offices here. Australia is home to revolutionary inventions like the black box, the electronic pacemaker , the medical application of penicillin and much more. It has over 16 Noble prize winners. There are multiple disciplines to choose from. It is a safe and a friendly destination to study. Australian Education is recognized all across the world and being an alumnus of its schools opens up the globe for you as an international student. The country also offers its international student the opportunity of a post study work visa after completion of a two year study period.
The Australian institutions are both public and private. The Australian Qualifications Framework or AQF regulate the education system in the country. It links the school,
vocational and university level education into one national system.
Schools under Technical and Further Education (TAFE) and the vocational education and training (VET) offer short diplomas and advanced diplomas in various fields.
Most Australian universities are government funded. Australia has 8 top universities that feature in the top 200 rankings in the world. The University of Sydney is one of the oldest institutions in Australia which was founded way back in 1850. There are 40 universities in Australia offering a wide variety of courses to students. With major cities like Sydney and Melbourne being home to the likes of the University of New South Wales, University of Melbourne, there are many equally strong institutions of education and research in cities like Perth, Canberra and Brisbane. University of Western Australia, Curtin University, Australian National University boast of some influential alumni, strong innovations and much more.
The advantage of studying in a high-quality education system like that of Australia is the wide variety of courses to choose from. You have to opt for a full-time program as part-time courses are not available for International students. Some of the courses that are attractive to international students are mentioned below