Australian Embassy

Study in Australia

Study in Australia

Information on Education Opportunities in Australia

As an English-speaking country with an internationally recognised education system, Australia offers excellent educational opportunities for international students - at secondary school, university and in vocational and technical education, including intensive English language courses. Australia offers a safe environment. The costs of study and living compare very favourably with those in countries of a similar educational standard.

Schools and universities

General information on studying in Australian secondary schools and universities can be obtained through the following web-sites.
Study in Australia
Student Visa Applications
Australian Education International (AEI)
Commonwealth of Australia Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students
Australian Vice-Chancellors’ Committee

Vocational/technical education

New South Wales
Western Australia
Australian Capital Territory
South Australia
Northern Territory


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Australia Awards Women Trading Globally Scholarships

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