Study in Australia courses available, fee structure, reforms and recommendations

In this article I would like to present the education facilities and admission requirements in Australia. In order to attract the foreign students mostly from India the Australian Government has made some reforms in the educational system.

Australia will be in first series as per the choice of the most of Indian students for higher studies in study abroad countries. But recently the attacks on Indian students and other reasons has created some silence over this choice. The government of Australia has implemented new reforms for foreign students, these reforms will be very useful and attractant for the students and will increase the number of students opting Australia for higher studies.
Apart from technical education good life attitude will be available in Australia. Recently in educational field Australian reputation has been little bit decreased but its importance is almost there.

World class living facilities are available in Australia. Students basic education learning and developing educationally to be settled in technical fields Australia has most opportunities. The weather in Australia is same as India. Canberra is the capital city and Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Darwin, Hobart are the main cites. Population is very less here and most of the population situated across the beautiful sea shore.


As per experts view the students who do their studies in Australia will develop thinking-nature, independent approach. While studying in Australia student will develop working nature in groups, speaking-sense, experimental qualities, mental power. The specialty of Australia in this modern world is to serve the necessary qualities by new educational methods. The specialty of educational institutions here are new technology, good basic facilities, multicultural hub. Most specializations are available for selecting foreign students.

Courses that has Specialty

The courses that are famous in Australia are Hotel management and Hospitality, Engineering, MBA, Physiotherapy, Medicine and Life Sciences, IT and Computer Science, Aviation, Sports and Sports Management, Education and Teaching and Medical Radiology. Studying Medicine in Australia is one of the popular option for international students.

Indian students mostly joining courses in Australia are Business, Information Technology, Engineering, Science, Hospitality. The degrees that are offered by Australian universities are recognized by Association of Indian Universities. From this the student can further study in any university in India and can do any government job.

Many foreign students are joining in various vocational and education training collages across Australia. The Australian government has taken many actions to serve with technical educational institutions and courses. The courses which are available for international students must be recognized and should get accreditation. The courses must be listed in Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students.

What are required for Admissions

As per the courses necessity for studying in Australia IELTS is must. Apart from getting less score students has the chance of studying in Australia. The score that can be taken into consideration :5-5.5.

Here intakes commences in two seasons. The educational institution mainly intakes every year February/march first part . In July/August months other intakes also there. Some specialized programs courses intakes starts in May, October, November.

Tuition fee /Educational expenditure( AUD per year)

Undergraduate Studies :
Universities : 16000-27000
Collages : 13000-17000

Postgraduate Studies:
Universities: 17000-28000
Collages : 15000-21000
As per Australian high commission visa regulations the annual life expenditure per a student will be 18000 Australian dollars.

Majority of international students are fee payers. But application for scholarship facility also available. Australian government educational institutions and other institutions are offering scholarships for students. These scholarships are applicable for Vocational Education, Training, Student Exchanges, Undergraduate, PG Study and Research Courses.

At the time of Applying

For study in Australia below mentioned documents should be prepared.
Bachelors and Masters (university):
SSC(attested by Principal in sealed cover)
10+2/Diploma(attested by Principal in sealed cover)
Bachelor /Masters separate marks sheet
Consolidated/Provisional/Degree/Course Completion
Recommendation letters(if necessary)
Statement of person(if necessary)
CV or Resume
Experience letter( if available)
Passport xerox first and last pages
Extra curricular certificates
Passport size photo

Reforms and Recommendations

The number of students visiting Australia for higher studies has been reduced in previous two years due to racism and attacks on Indian students. And the tough Visa regulations are also one reason. Even though the tense situation has been reduced the number of student visitors has not increased. So Australian government has decided to implement some reforms in the Visa regulations and quality of education.

The financial requirements which are necessary at the time of student Visa has been reduced. At earlier at the time of applying the students should have as per the course around 70-80 thousand Australian dollars in their bank accounts. But from now 36,000 will be enough.

Presently Indian Assessment level is AL-3, with this regulation the assets shown by the students need to be at-least 3 months old. Now this has been changed to AL1 with this the fresh deposits are also valid. Students Visa and funding will be eased by this change.

For University graduates(all courses) post study-work Visa will be available. As per their course completion stage it will be from 2 to 4 years. Previously it was applicable for only one year. Other work Visa felicities such as temporary skilled 4557 Visa, skills graduate Visa will be continued. After completing their courses students has the facility of doing full time work in Australia.

The English language students apart from their English basic knowledge will allowed to apply for visa. Earlier IELTS score is must for these students.
The PhD students can stay in Australia till the completion of their course.
To exchange information between Australian government and international educational field one education visa consultative committee has been established.

These recommendations will be applicable form November 2011. Till the mid of 2012 these recommendations will completely comes under. With this changes the students from India to Australia for the purpose of higher education will be increased a lot. There are many good study abroad consultants in major Indian cities who can help in processing for studying in Australia.

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