Australia remains one of the best countries in the world to acquire quality higher education as a foreign student. The country has a population of over 20 million people. The country is divided in six states and two territories with Perth, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, and Gold Coast as major cities. It is impressive that 7 of Australian universities are listed among the top 100 universities in the world. Apart from boasting high-ranking institutions, you are not short of education centers and courses to choose. The country boasts of over 12,000 institutions and more than 22,000 different courses. This gives you a variety of options for best selection.
Australia has some interesting facts. Check these:
» Australia is the smallest continent and the sixth largest country in the world. However, the population density is lowest. That means more space to live.
» It is among the best countries that provide highest standards of living in the world.
» It ranks behind Russia, USA, Canada, Brazil, and China in land size. However, the country is more dynamic, has a stronger economy and more friendly society to live.
» English is the official language.
» International students rate the country as the third best based on the employability of its graduates and standard of living.
» The government of Australia gives AUD 200million scholarship in every Academic year.
» Good climatic condition that is conducive to studying and travelling.
If you are an international student, you are suggested to choose one of the institutions and courses that are registered with Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS).